Welcome back to guest writer, Mark James. The legislation changes outlined in his article are only applicable to UK freelancers.
First off, congratulations for surviving all those 2012 Armageddon-based predictions. What a load of nonsense that turned out to be.
That said, don’t take that bigger sigh of relief just yet, as an abundance of new HMRC and government legislation is set to be unfurled this year, which, if you don’t get up to speed on, could have a cataclysmic impact upon your finances.
Thankfully, you’ve got finance bods like me to make things clear as day. Well, as clear as it’s possible to make this sort of thing.
So, if you’re a little lost, here’s an overview of some the changes that might impact on your freelancer finances this year…
January – Child Benefit changes