HM Revenue & Customs provides a FREE e-learning tool that advises on the tax and National Insurance issues involved in starting your own business.
The package can be completed in bite-size pieces and covers subjects including:
Incorporated into the package are learning checks and videos as well as links to further advice on YouTube and the GOV.UK website.
To start the e-Learning tool, see HMRC "Starting Your Own Business" e-Learning tool.
HMRC has produced a series of webinars designed especially for the newly self-employed.
Find out how to tell HMRC you are self-employed, what National Insurance you will have to pay, the importance and benefits to your business of good record keeping and how to budget for your first tax bill.