HMRC has opened an investigation into Uber, after allegations were made that the taxi-hailing app owes more than £1bn in unpaid UK tax.
HMRC have been criticised by the assessments which their CEST tool has produced, which seem biased towards an employment outcome.
A YouGov poll for the Centre of Policy Studies think-tank shows that 62 per cent of small business owners do not think the government supports them.
New statistics from ONS have revealed that the number of self-employed workers in the UK continues to grow despite Brexit uncertainty.
The Freelancer of the Year Awards are an annual celebration of the positive contribution freelancers make to the economy.
IPSE has announced the four freelancers shortlisted for this year’s Young Freelancer of the Year award.
The Freelance Project of the Year award celebrates the most successful, creative, or inspirational projects undertaken by freelancers across the UK.
The Association of Independent Professionals and the Self-Employed (IPSE) have announced the shortlist for this year’s New to Freelancing award.
British Business Bank will offer up to £1bn in guarantees to banks that lend to small-business builders.
Self-employed people across the UK have breathed a sigh of relief after it was announced the roll-out of Universal Credit has been delayed.
One in seven people in the UK labour market are now self-employed – 35 per cent more than in 2008, according to a new study.
The latest episode of the Brexit saga which likens a Netflix boxset, where even the lead characters – a dysfunctional government – do not know the ending
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An engineer who won an employment status claim against Pimlico Plumbers, has lost his bid to £74,000 in holiday pay, a court has ruled. The …
Lorraine Kelly has successfully defeated HMRC at an IR35 tax tribunal. The ITV breakfast show presenter, who works through her limited company, Albatel Ltd, appealed …
Self-employed people working in the creative industries are owed a staggering £1.1bn in late invoices, a new study has revealed. 48 per cent of invoices …
More women are turning to self-employment than ever before, data from the Office of National Statistics reveals.
Nearly two-thirds of contractors are not saving for later life, according to a new study by Nixon Williams. The research, which surveyed 1,000 independent professionals, …
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Nearly half (40%) of small businesses have not taken any steps over cyber-security in the past 12 months, a new report has revealed. Research by …