Beginners Guide to Going Self-Employed in the UK

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Not sure where to start with going self-employed? Start here! In this guide, I explain how HMRC registration & taxes work along with some other useful stuff you need to know when you embark on your journey to be your own boss.

When To Register as Self-Employed

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Worried you’ve been running your business illegally? Here are the rules on registering as self-employed (or a sole trader), the deadline and whether you need to do it straight away.

How to Register as Self Employed with HMRC

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Ready to make things official and register as self-employed? Then this guide is for you! It includes the 5 steps you need to take to apply to HMRC and what happens once your application has been submitted.

Naming Your Self-Employed Business

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The right name creates the right impression & tells your customers everything you’re about. If you’re struggling, here’s some tips to help you come up with the perfect business name.

How to Register as a CIS Subcontractor Online

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This step-by-step guide to CIS registration shows you what you need to do from start to finish to apply for your CIS card. I’ll cover everything you need to know about CIS, registering as a subcontractor, how to check your tax status, your responsibilities and some tips on reducing your tax bill.

How to Get a UTR Number from HMRC

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UTR Stands for Unique Tax Payers Reference. If you have been asked to get a UTR then the quickest way is to go online. Here’s what you need to do.

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