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Hey, I'm Jo! When I jetéd out of college ready for a career in performing, I had no idea how to manage myself as a business. Together with my partner, James, we're running this blog to tackle the bit of being self-employed that everyone hates - the tax and finance faff!

We've got 4 SIMPLE STEPS below from first registering as self-employed to doing your tax return - it's not so scary when you know how!



THE BREAKDOWN

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Here's a tidy little breakdown on what you need to know. Click here and let's go!




REGISTERING AS
SELF-EMPLOYED

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Okie dokie! You've graduated college and are ready to dive head first (abs engaged and feet pointed we hope) into the world of work! First thing's first - registering as self-employed! Click here if you’re ready!.


THE 'INS' OF
INCOME

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Right - the money is flying in. Before you think about what to spend it on, let's think about how to record it! This post has got the low down on this.


THE 'OUTS' OF
EXPENSES

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Thing is, you gotta spend money to make money - handy that you can knock this off the income you are taxed on! This post will have you deducting expenses like a pro.


TAX RETURN
TIME

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You've worked your little socks off this year, haven't you?!? Great job! Time to let HMRC know how you did - who knows, they may even owe you money! This step-by-step guide will make it simple!




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