FreelanceUK News

Paul Uppal appointed Small Business Commissioner

Former businessman with 20 years’ experience hired as the UK’s late payment tsar. Oct 3, 2017 | Money News

Freelancers, do you need to tell HMRC by Thursday?

Only a few days left for self-employment’s newcomers, and others with changed income. Oct 2, 2017 | Money News

Freelance body calls for tax-deductable training

IPSE tells Labour’s leader what his ‘national education service’ speech should have included. Sep 28, 2017 | Freelancing News

Lib Dems call for new employment status tests

'Define self-employment, set new legal tests and introduce dependent contractor status.' Sep 27, 2017 | Freelancing News

'Disincorporation relief shouldn't disappear from April'

Tax bodies say anti-limited company measures make DR more necessary, not less. Sep 21, 2017 | Money News

Freelancers' adviser warns of 'very active' VAT man

'Moonlighters' and 'ghosts' appear to be behind a six-month spike in VAT enforcement. Sep 21, 2017 | Money News

Freelancers 'take six fewer holiday days than staff'

But smiles from most self-employed suggest their work-life balance makes up for it. Sep 19, 2017 | Freelancing News

Hammond sets date for Autumn Budget 2017

Less than 70 days to go to see if private sector IR35 reform is real, proposed or incoming. Sep 17, 2017 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: How best to receive payment from the US?

'Some sort of fee isn't easy to avoid, but it's hard to put a price on the value of clarity.' Sep 14, 2017 | Freelancing News

'Gig economy' workers alerted to tax deadline

Informal, modern nature of work doesn’t take it out of the traditional tax system, says LITRG. Sep 13, 2017 | Freelancing News

Freelancers' Questions: Must I alter my LinkedIn profile as the recruiter says?

'Your agent shouldn't be listed as your employer, if you're a freelance company.' Sep 10, 2017 | Freelancing News

Unpaid work 'the norm,' freelance creatives admit

A higher profile is about the only reward that two-thirds of creatives recently freelanced for. Sep 6, 2017 | Freelancing News

Why private sector IR35 reform isn't inevitable

Bedding in, not rolling out, is what HMRC's latest IR35 language speaks to. Sep 5, 2017 | IR35 News

Private sector IR35 reform: waiting for the other shoe to drop

Only a matter of time until the off-payroll rules are rolled out to cover all freelance companies. Sep 4, 2017 | IR35 News

Freelancers' Questions: Is my anti-authors' rights contract retrospective?

Legal aid for when your possibly backdated contract cancels your right to be credited. Sep 3, 2017 | Freelancing News

Sole trader triumphs after being denied tax credit

'Get real,' blasts a judge, declaring Dragons' Den-style business plans as unnecessary. Aug 23, 2017 | Freelancing News

Creatives reveal why they work as freelancers

Specialisation, viability and control are creative freelancers’ main drivers. Aug 17, 2017 | Freelancing News

Consultant admits IR35 legal challenge now unlikely

Campaigner concedes that the courts might not be how IR35 gets changed. Aug 16, 2017 | IR35 News

Freelancers handed official IP-Brexit guide

Reassurance (of sorts) issued to those whose designs or creations are protected. Aug 10, 2017 | Freelancing News

Costs of freelancing to soar, freelancers warn

Almost all freelancers foresee their input costs increasing, threatening profit margins. Aug 10, 2017 | Freelancing News

Why creative freelancers get hired – top five reasons

Clients confess what they see in self-employed creatives. Aug 8, 2017 | Freelancing News

Probe into EU workers' impact on UK welcomed

Staff body backs a look at how the EU’s self-employed people affect Britain's labour market. Aug 6, 2017 | Freelancing News

Offline marketing techniques for freelancers

Selling your brand -- you -- is much easier with these tried and tested strategies. Aug 3, 2017 | Marketing/PR News

Freelancers' Questions: How to handle SEO client's bad practices?

Three acceptable ways forward for a new freelancer whose work 'wasn’t acceptable.' Aug 1, 2017 | Freelancing News

Creative industry recruiter pinpoints top trends

Four things that freelance creatives might find 'crucial' in the rest of 2017. Jul 31, 2017 | Freelancing News

Self-employed 'far behind' in retirement saving

And even half of those who aren't, don’t know how big their pension pot is -- survey. Jul 27, 2017 | Money News

Freelancers, don't miss the summer tax deadline

July's key to getting self-assessing right, but there's three areas you typically get wrong. Jul 26, 2017 | Money News

How many contracts freelance creatives have – revealed

Frequent contracts found to be a trait of gig workers -- and a potential cause of anxiety. Jul 26, 2017 | Freelancing News

Concern over Taylor's impact on self-employed persists

Review boss's reassurance fails to ease fears that freelancers could still be hit. Jul 23, 2017 | Freelancing News

Creative freelance probe recommends 10 actions

Government told how to recognise and support the 'invisible' workforce. Jul 21, 2017 | Freelancing News

                             

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