Tax
Ever heard of the 19th century law that required drivers to have someone walk in front of their cars, waving a red flag? We kid you not! And there’s one modern day law that may end up being just as restrictive - IR35.
Get yourself acquainted or re-acquainted with IR35 to make sure you either stay outside of it, or know you’re within the rules so that your income is taxed correctly.
If you’re dealing with freelancers based in the EU, you need to comply with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Here's an overview of the law and how it relates to Freelancer data.
The off-payroll rules (aka IR35) came into effect for the public sector in April 2017. Ever since that date, it’s been down to the client to determine whether their contractors or freelancers are working within the rules.