Need to know more about tax? As a business owner, it’s kind of unavoidable. So, we’ve made it as easy as possible to learn what you need to with our tax guides and tips.
A guide to National Insurance for the self-employed [2023 update]
Freelancers and the self-employed pay their National Insurance contributions a little differently to people employed by a company. Read our guide to the ins and outs of how National Insurance works for the self-employed.
A small business guide to registering for VAT
All businesses with an annual turnover greater than £85,000 must register for Value Added Tax (VAT) and complete a VAT return. Read our VAT guide for small businesses, breaking down how to register and pay your taxes.
How to complete your Self Assessment tax return
Many people, including business owners and freelancers, need to complete a Self Assessment tax return. Here are our top tips for making the process less taxing.
Allowable expenses when you’re self-employed
What are allowable expenses? Who can claim them? This guide covers all you need to know – helping you claim everything you’re entitled to.
Key business dates for 2023
Get prepped for the year ahead with our business calendar, including tax and reporting deadlines, marketing days and changes to business rates.
Understanding taxes for your side hustle
Do I need to pay tax for my side hustle? What’s a Self Assessment? A TaxScouts accountant answers some of the most common questions about taxes for side gigs.
6 common mistakes when completing a tax return
Need to file a Self Assessment tax return? Here are some of the most common mistakes people make – and what you can do to set them right.