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The freelancer’s guide to business receipts

Business receipts have a complicated place in the hearts of most people new to self-employment. That moment when you first register your company, head into…

Tips on getting your client to pay up

Forgive us if you feel you’ve heard this all before, but freelancers working unpaid is squarely back in the news. The Creative Industries Federation reports…

What small businesses need to know about ‘Mobile First’ and ‘Searchmageddon’

The chances are that, as a small business or a freelancer offering their services, you rely quite heavily on the internet. You’ve most probably come…

Changes to PSC freelancer tax: what’s all that about, Kenny?

Following a late night session earlier this month, HMRC announced new and fairly concerning directives on taxation for freelancers classed as ‘PSC’. Determined not to…

Making Tax Digital: What you need to know

The paperless future is almost upon us, and here at The Life Hub, we couldn’t be happier! The digital tax revolution is naturally something we…

The 10 highest-paid freelance jobs: are you charging enough?

Working out how much to charge as a freelancer or independent contractor is a conundrum in itself. Many of us Brits find it hard to…

How to write a business plan

Watching contestants on The Apprentice squirm as their business plans are comprehensively dismantled isn’t the easiest watch. But arming yourself with a plan can actually be hugely…