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Separating couples with children and child benefit: What you need to know
If you and your partner are separating, you need to decide who will continue to claim child benefit.
Do I need to complete a Self Assessment tax return if I have redundancy pay?
Yes, if either of the following applies:
Bank accounts for freelancers
As a freelancer, it's important to have a dedicated bank account for your business.
Hey small business owners & freelancers, want to get paid 70% faster? Here's how
Getting paid on time is essential for any small business or freelancer. But it can be tough to chase down late payments, especially when you're busy with other things.
Who is eligible to receive child benefit?
Child benefit is a government payment to parents and guardians of children under the age of 16, or under the age of 20 if they are still in full-time education.
What is payment on account?
Payment on account is a system used by Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs (HMRC) to collect tax from self-employed people and small businesses.
Are childcare costs deductable for the self-employed and small business owners?
HMRC figures that if you're self-employed or a small business owner, you're rich enough to pay for your own childcare. Of course, this isn't entirely fair.
Autumn Statement Update for Self-Employed and Small Business Owners
Freelancers and small business owners, here are the key takeaways from today's Autumn Statement:
Can freelancers and the self-employed claim expenses for working from home?
In short, yes, but...
What are the new corporation tax rates for small businesses?
New corporation tax rates for small businesses in the UK, starting April 1, 2023