The Double Take: Tax "Hacks" from TikTok Influencers and the Perilous Pitfalls
Scroll through any social media platform these days, and you're bound to stumble upon "finance influencers" peddling their secret tax-saving strategies.
Navigating the Labyrinth of Insurance Premiums: Why Freelancers, the Self-Employed, and New Business Owners Face Higher Costs
In the dynamic world of work, the rise of freelancing, self-employment, and new business ventures has transformed the professional landscape.
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.
The Online Sell-Off: HMRC Cracks Down, But Is It Fair Play?
HMRC's recent move to require online platforms like eBay and Vinted to report seller information has stirred a hornet's nest.
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.
Should the self-employed leave the VAT Flat Rate Scheme?
The VAT Flat Rate Scheme is a simplified scheme for smaller businesses, but it may not be the best option for all self-employed people.
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