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The Great Freelance Tax Hunt

Joel Crane* and his business partner owe £1.35million to HMRC. Crane started his business, which specialises in graphic design, in 2004. In 2009 he was told that the business was doing well, so he should look into some tax planning. This was where his problems began. From 2009 to 2015...

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Juggling being both freelance and a full time employee

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Making Money From Memes

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Status Anxiety: Sole Trader vs Limited Company?

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Does your background affect your freelance career?

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Autism and the Freedom of Freelancing

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The Gig Economy And Ex-Offenders

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The Winding Path: how the route from art school can lead to some unexpected places

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Creative Motherhood: Are children really the enemies of promise? 

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Adobe: A cool creative brand, or an overpriced non-essential?

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Kill The Boss In Your Head: Freelancing and Creativity

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The sincerest form of flattery: Inspiration or Theft?

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Is this a "Golden Age” for design freelancers?

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Gun for Hire? The Freelance Journalist as Mercenary

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9-5, alone. The importance of mental health in freelance work

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So you’re pregnant. Is your hard-won freelance business now screwed?

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Why Startups Breed 'Bullshit Jobs,' and How to Fix It

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A Diversity Crisis: The state of newspaper journalism today

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The Good Traveller: What makes the digital nomad lifestyle work, and what doesn't?

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Music in the streaming age

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Self-Evaluation: Because You're Worth It

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Hoping to be invisible: Freelancing with a disability

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The Changing Tools in Illustration

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Zerowaste: Upcycling in Fashion

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Bruce Chatwin and Commuting in the City

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Running out of space: how co-working spaces affect gentrification

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Follow the Umbrella: The Freelance London Tour Guides

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Foley Artists

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Life as a Freelance Couple

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A revolution in working: Time, freedom and freelancing

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Is Freelancing the right fit for Fashion Design Students?

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The slow, uncomfortable death of local journalism

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Starting freelancing doesn't mean you have to work for free

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NG27 vs the National Gallery: ‘Bogus’ self-employment, the arts, and the public purse

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The Future of Work

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The Taxman Comes Calling

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Are Freelancers slipping between the Brexit cracks?

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Your 30 Days Are Up: Why Late Payment is Worse Than You Thought

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Joining the Party: The Importance of Self-promotion as a Freelancer

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All Work, Little Pay: The Life of a Freelance Writer in the Gig Economy

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The Gender Pay Gap in Freelancing

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