Updates from Coconut and insights from our freelance community.
The SEISS has been extended until September, and there has been one significant change for the better. The grant has been extended to ~600,000 people who were previously excluded by including those who filed a 2019/20 Self-Assessment tax return by midnight 2nd March.
Self-taught jeweler, Esh, speaks to us about the complexities of building her own jewelery business. But also, how rewarding the process has been.
For Paul, Covid-19 has brought many collaborations that will help his business to boom once the pandemic is over. Find out how he's adapted in this interview.
Freelancing can be really liberating and often helps people to take control of their careers. But how does that work if you start freelancing at the very beginning of your career? Find out by taking a look at Ben's story.
Like many, going freelance allowed Katy to live the life that she has always wanted. From flexibility to reclaiming your time, there are plenty of benefits.
Self employed people come across plenty of challenges when they're building a business from the ground up. Find out how to overcome them in our latest blog.
Redundancy leaves many people feeling stuck and unsure what to do next. Instead of waiting for a new opportunity, why not create one? That's what John did.
Find out how fitness instructor Elle Linton adapted her business when covid-19 hit the UK this year and the role that digital played in making it happen.
Coconut gives you a personal tax estimate for sole traders, and a corporation tax estimate for limited companies. Make sure you set it up right, here's how.
To help speed up payments, we’ve teamed up with PayPal. You can now add card payments as an option to your invoices.
Connect up to 20 current accounts and credit cards to Coconut and manage all of your business finances in one place. Make the most of our bookkeeping and tax tools no matter who you choose to bank with.
Technology will drive big changes in accounting over the coming years. But accountants still provide something that technology can't yet: peace of mind.
We look at a couple of resolutions which might just make self-employed life in 2019 a little more enjoyable, efficient and most importantly, productive.
Rentable workspaces are making more appearances in some of the larger UK towns and cities. We speak to some industry players, as well as some people who have used this style of working.
We have emailed everyone affected. If you didn't receive an email from us then you were not affected by the breach, but if you have any questions please feel free to get in touch.
Quality is super important to us at Coconut and is something that we try to do really well. Here's how we reacted to (and what we learned from) a technical issue.
Can you ever avoid procrastination? We find out how to beat procrastination and why our mind constantly tries to distract us.
Looking for help with the app? Get advice and answers from the Coconut Team.
Join our community forum to share ideas, feedback, ask questions and meet fellow sole traders.
Got a problem or question for the team? Here are the best ways to get in touch.