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Become an independent IT consultant: Sole proprietorship or Partnership?

Highway2Freelance is hosting a webinar that is guaranteed to be of interest to wannabe IT freelancers.

When starting up as a self-employed person, there are a lot of things you need to have in order. Things you know little about as long as you have worked as an employee. Before you know it, a lot of questions arise:

  • “What’s the deal with a sole proprietorship or partnership?”
  • “If I were to have a company, which type of company is appropriate for me?”
  • “What specifically needs to be done to start such a company?”
  • “How much capital does a start-up company need?”

In the webinar “Becoming an independent IT consultant: Sole Proprietorship or Partnership” you get a clear and reliable answer to each of those questions.

Program of this webinar

In this webinar we will unveil and answer the following specific questions:

  • 1st question: Is a sole proprietorship or a partnership most suitable for an independent IT consultant? For what reasons?

  • 2nd question: There are several types of companies. Which type of company is best suited for an independent IT consultant? For what reasons?

  • 3rd question: What start-up capital does that most favorable type of company need?

    • What is the legal minimum required start-up capital?
    • And what is the recommended start-up capital for an efficient operation?
  • 4th question: What are the next steps? What are the 8 concrete steps to set up your company correctly?

It is important for a starting independent IT consultant to immediately organize himself in the right way concerning of sole proprietorship or partnership.
That way you avoid unnecessary risks. This is also the most beneficial in terms of finance and taxation.
Wrong choices in this regard, later require a serious cost to rectify.

Who is this info session meant for?

This webinar is interesting for people who consider becoming a freelance IT consultant sometime during the coming year.

  • Are you already convinced you want to become a freelance IT consultant? Great.

  • Are you not entirely sure whether becoming a freelance IT consultant is the thing for you? No problem. Just come and have a listen.

You dream of having more freedom, more satisfaction and more financial reward.
But you don’t just keep dreaming about it: you gather information and want to take concrete steps to realize this dream.


Highway2Freelance is a unique coaching trajectory in Belgium that helps employee IT consultants with their ambitious transition to becoming a successful freelance IT consultant.

Becoming a freelance IT consultant

Tom Serroels has been working successfully as a freelance IT consultant for 12 years now. He has continuously worked on exciting assignments, he really enjoys his freedom and the financial reward is amazing.
He would love to help you out by passing on his knowledge to you. This is why he founded Highway2Freelance.



  • You can easily attend to this webinar from anywhere on your own computer or tablet.
    Other participants cannot see you.
    Tom presents the full webinar live.
    You can ask questions through private chat.


  • Monday, 21st September 2020

  • 8 pm – 9:30 pm


  • Sole proprietorship or partnership?

  • What type of company is recommended for an independent IT consultant?

  • How much seed capital is needed for that company

  • The 8 steps to start your company

Obviously this info session is totally free and with no strings attached.
During this webinar you will not be bothered with a sales pitch. No products, no services and no counseling processes are offered or sold. This webinar is all about providing you with knowledge and value.

Yes, I would like to register!