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Independent Contractors Strike for their Employment Rights and other stories

inews: Royal Mail subsidiary couriers take strike action over working conditions to demand basic employment rights Independent Contractors at a Royal Mail subsidiary company, eCourier, are striking in order to be recognised as employees and therefore receive a guaranteed minimum wage as well as holiday and sick pay.  The same-day...

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The Self-Employed Owe £1.6b in Tax to HMRC, and other stories

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Fiverr offers illegal private eye services, and other news

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Protect your Instagram! And other freelance news

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Freelance organisations challenge the government and nearly 1 million workers are now on zero-hour contracts

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Half of the UK's freelancers have not been paid for work & gig workers receive holiday pay

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HMRC glitch, afraid of getting ill, and other stories

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Uber and Lyft drivers continue the search for a better life

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Statutory sick pay for freelancers, sole trader tax rise and the gig economy helping UK wage growth

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New diversity standards in Creative Industries, help for disabled self-employed workers & a rise in popularity of "platform work"

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The gig economy doubles again, the problem with freelance pensions, and the government's apprenticeship scheme

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Movie Dramas, Minumum Pay Rises & Fake Families

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Fiverr has a successful IPO, new measures are taken to battle late payment, and the collapse of UK productivity

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EU Clients Shun UK Freelance Creatives Ahead of Brexit Red Tape

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Admin tasks cost UK freelancers more than £28bn a year

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Tax Time Bombs & Burnout For Gig Economy Workers

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The Tory government ‘is not on the side of small businesses’ and other stories

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Freelance surge and women are leading the way

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Crackdown On Contractors And Uber's At It Again

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Why Aren't Freelancers On A Retirement Scheme? And Other News

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Enough is Enough for Self-Employed Parents

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Late payments killed an estimated 50,000 businesses last year

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Payslips, wage stagnation and trouble in Europe: it's the 1800's all over again

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Winning Fights for Freelance Rights

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Copyright protection for some, but a loss of intellectual property rights for others

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The Jess Varnish case continues, Brexit is a mess, and is freelancing feminist?

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Halfway There

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Tax increases and delays for freelancers among some self-employed wins

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NG27 declare victory

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British Tax-men are becoming scarier than Brexiteers

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HMRC plans on chasing their debtors overseas & other news

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A Love/Hate relationship with Freelancing

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Financial security after taxes

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Sexual Discrimination in Freelancing

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Uncertainty for Freelancers in wake of Brexit backlash

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Freelancers leaving 2018 and going into 2019

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Protecting your business in 2019

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Unity

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Tax Going Digital

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Protecting Yourself

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Your Rights

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Debt

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The Budget

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Pensions

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