Want To Work For Yourself?
“The secret of change is to focus all of your energy, not on fighting the old, but on building the new.” – Socrates
Do you dream of being your own boss, working for yourself or running your own business? Do you have a hobby that you enjoy so much you believe that you could earn a living for yourself from it? Perhaps you have a new idea that you would love to turn into a business? This is what you need to start on your self employed journey: dreams, belief and ideas!
Working for yourself can seem daunting, you are good at the thing you want to do but there are so many more questions! Where do you start? How do you promote your business? How do you pay your taxes?
Tax Talk (UK) is a comprehensive resource for the self-employed, sole traders and small businesses. We also have information for employees and private Landlords
Whether your self-employment is a twinkle of an idea or you have already started your journey, you will no doubt have lots of exciting ideas and many daunting questions as well as feeling overwhelmed. Through our website, combined with our You Tube Channel, we aim to provide an overview on all aspects of self-employment. Some areas you may seek professional support, however it is important for you to achieve a balance of having an overall understanding of all aspects whilst also seeking professional support where appropriate
“Believe you can and you’re halfway there.” –
There is a lot to think about when working for yourself and it is easy to become overwhelmed. Write notes as you navigate the information on our website and then break your notes down into bite sized to do lists, prioritise what needs to be done straight away and keep a list of things to revisit
Working for yourself is a constantly evolving learning curve, try to focus on one thing at a time and revisit the topics often as you become more confident and more successful.