Last week, survey data published by ONS showed that the number of self-employed workers in the UK fell by almost a quarter of a million …
The rise in self-employment has been driven by a 69 per cent increase in the number of female freelancers working in the most highly skilled occupations
Meet the freelancer using her skills to help both other freelancers, and to feed those in need.
IR35, also known as off-payroll legislation, was due to be extended in the private sector on 6 April this year, despite heavy criticism.
A new campaign is calling for a shake-up of child benefit provision in a move that may help freelance parents.
This week, the Women and Work All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) launched its 2019 Toolkit and Annual Report. Here’s everything you need to know.
Meet the real-life Willy Wonka: David Greenwood-Haigh. A self-employed chocolatier, chocolate consultant and owner of chocolate company Coeur de Xocolat.
Research shows that there is a consistent difference in pay rates between self-employed men and women.
Modern Work sits down with Adam Kay to discuss his latest book, Twas the Nightshift Before Christmas and what his plans for the festive period.
The Conservative Party come out on top with a large majority in this General Election – is the UK finally about to see a strong and stable government?
Traditional party allegiances have been breaking down over decades and your vote now more than ever is vital. Who will you vote for in this General Election?
Chancellor Sajid Javid annouced the Conservative Party will look to review the off-payroll tax changes due to take effect in the private sector in April.
This election was said to be the Brexit election, but it has actually spanned out into many policy areas, including issues that affect the self-employed.
Research by IPSE reveals the motivations behind why people are choosing to work for themselves – and a better work-life balance tops the list.
From handing NHS Digital a £4.3 million tax bill to losing two IR35 tribunals, can HMRC be trusted to determined off-payroll status accurately?
ITV presenter Helen Fospero has successfully defeated HMRC in an IR35 tribunal after it issued her with an £80,000 tax bill.
The spookiest thing this Halloween is that Britain hasn’t left the EU and this ghostly Prime Minister, has risen from his ditch and is leading an election.
The report, titled Taking Time off as a Freelancer, found that on average freelancers take four days less off a year than what employees are entitled to.
After a recent viral tweet which asked: “Why are so many female journalists going freelance?”, I decided to find out for myself.
Paul Uppal, small business commissioner, has stepped down from his post. The office will continue to work as usual while a replacement is found.