The Netherlands – tax environment for remote employees

The country is over 15 times smaller than neighboring France, but out of 17.3 million inhabitants just over 7,000. are individuals registered on popular freelance websites. Do you need to register a company in Holland? Is the income tax high? [ Read more ]
Published on 2020-02-06 by Marek Siarkiewicz.

France - tax rules for freelancers

In this article, we discuss the legal and tax environment of France from the perspective of a remote employee. The latter is understood as a co-worker who is not bound by an employment contract and might have many principals at the same time. [ Read more ]
Published on 2020-01-22 by Marek Siarkiewicz.

Taxes for freelancers in Romania

Do you want to hire a freelancer from Romania and wonder what you need? We answer the questions whether a freelancer from Romania needs to set up a company, how and when to report income, and what are the tax rates. [ Read more ]
Published on 2020-01-07 by Zuzanna Ilków.

Christmas and the New Year in Useme

When working remotely and being your own boss, it's up to you when to take a vacation and on what holiday take time off. However, there is one exception: Christmas and New Year, which most of us can not imagine spending in front of the computer (except for entertainment). [ Read more ]
Published on 2019-12-24 by Zuzanna Ilków.

Bulgaria: freelancers’ tax obligations

Bulgaria offers conditions that we consider fairly good. This includes law income tax and a significantly high social charges-free allowance. [ Read more ]
Published on 2019-12-05 by useme.

North Macedonia: tax obligations for freelancers

Why Macedonia? Because the country made a lot of effort to become investor-friendly which resulted in obtaining a high, 10th rank in Doing business report in 2018. [ Read more ]
Published on 2019-11-18 by useme.

In which countries is freelancing the most popular?

Have you ever wondered in which countries freelancing is a popular way to earn a living? What local conditions mean that in one country a lot of people work remotely, and in another, they account only for a margin of the workforce? In this article, we present specific statistical data and we will try to answer these questions. [ Read more ]
Published on 2019-10-31 by Zuzanna Ilków.

How Brexit or a no-deal Brexit will influence Freelancers?

Thanks to the freelance sector, the British economy receives upwards of £300 billion every year. But the ongoing debate and the show performed by politicians quarreling about Brexit or a no-deal Brexit leaves uncertainty and unpredictability for a few million independent contractors. How can these decisions impact freelancers in the future? [ Read more ]
Published on 2019-10-04 by useme.

How 5G internet will disrupt the way freelancers work

The new internet, so called fifth-generation communications networks, with its cosmic speed and gigantic capacity, will shift the way independent contractors perform. 5G will also activate new jobs, positions, products and services. [ Read more ]
Published on 2019-09-24 by useme.

The 10 rapidly growing freelancers’ competence

In 2027 more than 50% of the US and European labor force will work as freelancers. So, to reach greater market recognition and lavish contracts, independent contractors need to increase their skillset. [ Read more ]
Published on 2019-09-16 by useme.

How to be a successful freelancer

Currently, many people, especially the young ones from the Y generation, look for tips and tricks to quickly get either high fees or salaries. Usually, this comes from media stories about brilliant freelancers earning several thousand a month or start-upers who were taken over for billions of dollars. [ Read more ]
Published on 2019-08-26 by useme.

10 highest paying freelance jobs

If you’re wondering if the freelance world and its perks are for you, then this is, without any doubt, the best time to do it. Considering the internet, modern online services and tools, it’s feasible to complete tasks and projects remotely on a freelance basis. [ Read more ]
Published on 2019-07-25 by useme.

10 remote IT jobs with a yearly remuneration of $100 000 or more

List of positions that allow you to work remotely not only in startups, but also in top class, global businesses and earn lavishly. [ Read more ]
Published on 2019-07-17 by useme.

How to create a well-functioning remote - team? Part 2

Practical advices how to create a well-functioning remote team [ Read more ]
Published on 2019-07-11 by useme.

How to create a well-functioning remote - team?

Establishing a successful distributed team requires knowledge, the implementation of an appropriate organizational structure, a well-thought-out recruitment process with proper onboarding and training as well as applicable managerial skills. [ Read more ]
Published on 2019-07-05 by useme.

How your company can benefit from introducing the remote work model?

Remote work is not a buzzword anymore. It’s a business reality and an ever increasing global trend. Why? Because companies strive to gain the competitive advantage. [ Read more ]
Published on 2019-06-28 by useme.

What’s the difference between a freelancer, employee and independent contractor?

Understanding the variations between the above working or cooperating models are important for companies or flexible workers. How can one properly differentiate roles, responsibilities and supervision methods among flexible workers and employees to benefit each party? [ Read more ]
Published on 2019-06-10 by useme.

The fundamental shift on job's scene

The instant reaction to the jobs’ upswing demand for either full-time, remote employees or freelancers reflects an economic trend in the global economy - workers and independent contractors have more power now than at any time in contemporary history. [ Read more ]
Published on 2019-06-03 by useme.

Take your business to the next level - 4 areas in which a freelancer has an advantage over a full-time employee.

For many small companies and start-ups doing everything on their own is a part of everyday life. The results are better or worse but comparing them with those of your competition, you feel that your marketing lacks something. [ Read more ]
Published on 2019-05-24 by Zuzanna Ilków.

Companies should learn how to effectively work with freelancers

More and more companies are cooperating with freelancers. Understanding how to properly shape the cooperation to bring as many benefits as possible for both parties is a business necessity. [ Read more ]
Published on 2019-04-19 by useme.