There is no registration / sign-up fee, fees to search for Projects or even to post an Offer. Therefore, PeoplePerHour charges the freelancer a service fee on earnings as follows.
Our Freelancer’s service fees were updated on 2nd December 2019, in accordance with the communication sent to all Freelancers on 2nd December 2019. The following setup has been implemented for all Freelancers:
- Over £5000 | $7000 | € 6000-lifetime billing per Buyer: 3.5% (excl. VAT) Service Fee
- Between £250 | $350 | €300 and £5000 | $7000 | €6000 lifetime billing per Buyer: 7.5% (excl. VAT) Service Fee
- Below £250 | $350 | € 300-lifetime billing per Buyer: 20% (excl. VAT) Service Fee
The minimum payment made using Auto Pay or Per Hour Contracts is £6| €7 | $10 (excl. VAT).
The minimum Service Fee per invoice is £2.5 | €3 | $3.5 (excl. VAT). Find out more.
How do I claim the VAT back?
All Users are provided with a statement at the end of each month showing their net effective commission fee in their ‘Payments' section on the Website.
If you are trading in the UK you can get VAT registered which allows you to claim back VAT from HMRC quarterly. To find out how to get VAT registered please visit http://www.hmrc.gov.uk/vat/start/register/