Managing money is probably not your favourite part of freelancing and you wouldn’t be alone in that. However, it’s essential that your money management is ...
The Freelancer’s Guide to Taxes
It’s the most wonderful time of the year - it’s tax season! Just kidding, it’s miserable, especially for our fellow freelancers out there. However, it doesn’t have to be stressful! Below, we will break down taxes for the self-employed as well as provide some basic tips and suggestions to...
The 10 Best Tax Apps for Freelancers
April 15 may be over, but for those who want to overcome the hurdles of tax season next year, these apps could be your saviors.
Tax Tips for Freelancers and Gig Workers
For all those who work for themselves — from writers to Uber drivers — here's what you should know about paying taxes.
4 Tips for Freelancers to Beat Fatigue
When you’re a freelancer everything about work comes down on your shoulders. You do the creating...
Advice on Freelancers and Self-Employment Taxes
Our long-time tax contributor Julian Block has compiled a list of Q&As around many of the latest tax-related issues from other practitioners and business owners.
How do Freelance Deductions Work?
You want to save as much money as possible on your self-employed taxes, but how exactly does that work?
How To Prepare And File A 1099 For Contract And Freelance Workers
If you've paid contract or freelance workers more than $600 throughout the tax year, you are required to file a 1099-MISC. Here's how.
Personal Finance: Tax-Filing Tips for Freelancers
To the outside world, it would appear freelancing offers many advantages. You get to be your own boss, set your schedule, manage responsibilities, and submit work in a timely manner. But the realit…
Why Hiring Freelancers Makes Sense for Small Businesses
More and more businesses are hiring freelancers. Here's why.
How to be the most prepared freelancer this tax season
Working for yourself has some major perks. You get to take on the work you want, complete it on your own timeline and charge rates you set yourself. Unfortunately, being self-employed also entails some less savory parts of business too — like taxes.
4 signs you should fire a freelance client
A bad client often isn't worth retaining. Here are a few scenarios where it pays to move on.
Bookkeeping and Invoicing Tips for Bloggers and Freelance Writers
As a blogger you know that that your work isn’t done until you’ve created an invoice and been pa...
4 Tax Tips for Freelancers or Those With Side Gigs
The gig economy continues to grow at a robust pace, but taxes are often a major problem for those that are a part of it. Here’s a look at four tax tips to help.
Why These Freelancers Ditched Cities For Rural America
For some knowledge workers, the upsides to working in out-of-the-way places make the challenges worthwhile.
The Finances of Freelancing: Tax Tips for Confused Contractors
The vast majority of freelancers like being independent workers -- right up until they have to deal with the added complexity it puts on their taxes. If you freelanced in 2012, here's what you should know, before those 1099 forms start arriving.
Meet the Freelancers and How They are Changing the World of Work
In February 2017, LinkedIn ProFinder partnered with Intuit® to explore the ways in which the on-demand economy is shaping a new generation of professional. Recently, ProFinder teamed up again to re…
Three Freelancing Trends that Deserve Your Attention
The freelancing economy is here, and here to stay. Pay attention to these three trends to set your freelance business up for success.
What to Know About Travel Expenses for Freelancers
Tax attorney Julian Block answers multiple questions from readers regarding freelancers, travel and small business expenses as they relate to the new tax law.
How Freelance Retailers Handle the Holiday Rush
The holiday season is vital to many retailers. But when you're self-employed, how do you cope? A new survey by QuickBooks Self-Employed has the answers.