This article was originally published in the Winter 2008 issue of UK Handmade Magazine. Figures mentioned in the original article have been adjusted for 2011-2012 tax year. A familiar scenario: you have been a keen crafter/maker for years, you love...
business survival toolkit
Back in 2011, Creative & Cultural Skills, the sector skills council for the creative industries launched its new Business Survival Toolkit, a free, on-line, step-by-step guide to help people in the creative industries survive and prosper during...
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Today, Larissa Robinson-Joice of www.giggleicious-photography.co.uk covers that age old topic of "pricing"! When I started my business, one of my biggest hurdles was how to price my goods. I spoke to my friends and family and they all said different...
Today our resident accountant, Mich of MyFuroshiki, takes us through the basics of financial record-keeping!Keeping financial records is essential, not just in order to produce your tax return but also because there’s key information in there which...
When you’re caught up in a wave of enthusiasm, setting up your online store, going to your first craft fairs, busy earning recognition for your handmade work, it can be hard to find the time or, to be honest, the interest to focus on tax.However,...