Instant tax savings for freelancers

We help freelancers save an average of $5,000 or more in taxes every year
so they can afford better health insurance or invest in retirement
and never have to worry about legal or tax paperwork for their business

We help freelancers save $5,000 or more in taxes*, every year so that they can afford a better health insurance, invest in retirement and never have to worry about legal or tax paperwork of their business

Calculate your tax savings 💰Hyke dashboard
“Hyke was super painless, I’m crazy impressed! Feels so great to have all done in one spot, in one swoop. Like 2-3 simple steps and I'm good to go. Incredible!”
@Peter NG - Product Designer (Uber, Google, DreamWorks)
5 stars

How it works

Organizing a business as an S-Corporation can be a great way to save on taxes. But, due to paperwork and high costs, freelancers haven’t been able to take advantage. Using technology and real CPAs, Hyke makes running an S-Corporation very simple and affordable for freelancers & helps them save on taxes

Getting started with Hyke is simple

Calculate your tax savings
Answer a couple of questions about yourself and your freelancing business to calculate your potential tax savings.
Talk to an expert
Talk to our experts (at no cost) to evaluate your business, craft a personalized plan, and have your all questions answered before you get started.
Organize your S-Corp
Fill out a couple of forms, follow our simple instructions and easily set up your S-Corp (LLC), EIN and business bank account all in one place.
Meet your finance team
Meet your own CPA who will help you plan, prepare and file your tax returns, maximize your savings and answer all your questions.
Run your business on autopilot
Quarterly tax payments, owner paycheck calculator, monthly estimated savings and more, all in your own business dashboard.
Sit back and relax
Enjoy running your business on autopilot, and never have to worry about legal and tax paperwork ever again, all while savings on taxes.
“Hyke was super painless, I’m crazy impressed! Feels so great to have all done in one spot, in one swoop. Like 2-3 simple steps to setup my business, incredible!”
@David Holl - Product Designer (Apple, One Medical, Apigee)
"Anyone running a freelancing business could take the stress out of figuring out all the details and know they are in good hands. Hyke really helped me get my business going and made me feel like everything is possible."
@David Holl - Product Designer (Apple, One Medical)
5 stars

Simple, transparent pricing

There is a one-time setup fee and a monthly recurring fee for Hyke.
It's tax deductible and starts paying itself in less than 2 months.
One-time setup fee

Everything you need in one place to get your
S-Corp (LLC) up and running


one-time fee + state fees (?)
(tax deductible)
1:1 call with a CPA
Filing a single-member LLC in your state
Operating Agreement
Tax ID number (EIN)
Consultation with business license expert
Free business bank account
S-Corp election
Monthly service fee

Get your own CPA to prepare and file taxes, plus tools to manage your money stress-free


(tax deductible)
Your own CPA
Annual tax return & year-round tax advice
Owner paycheck calculator
Payroll via Gusto
Quickbooks membership
Registered Agent fees
Unlimited support

Who we are

We're a group of freelancers from San Francisco who believe every freelancer deserves better healthcare, benefits, retirement and more. We are on a mission to empower you by building tools to make it happen, and our first step is tax savings.
Ugur Kaner

Ugur Kaner

Ugur is a product designer and the CEO of Hyke. He's been freelancing over a decade and his work features Udemy, Google, AngryBirds, Layer, Nokia and more.

Ugur Kaner

Bugra Akcay

Bugra is a software developer and the CTO of Hyke. He likes to play with 0s and 1s. Fun fact: Bugra built one of the largest ERP systems in food production, in his free time.

Ugur Kaner

Aaron Dence

Aaron is leading product marketing and operations at Hyke. He also runs a fitness studio in San Francisco and as a freelancer made over $250,000 by his third year.

We are building Hyke with exceptional people who specialize in helping freelancers. We've collectively helped hundreds of freelancers save millions of dollars. We've also received support from top investors i.e Expa and Signia, who've backed and built iconic companies like Uber, Udemy, Lyft, Instacart and more.

Frequently Asked Questions

What's Hyke?

Hyke is an all-in-one platform for freelancers. It makes starting and maintaining an S-Corp (LLC) easy and affordable, and it helps freelancers save on taxes by providing support from bookkeepers and CPAs specialized in freelancing.

How does Hyke help w/ tax savings?

Organizing a business as an S-Corporation is a great way to save on taxes. But that hasn't been accessible to freelancers due to paperwork and high costs. Using technology and real CPAs, Hyke makes having an S-Corporation very easy and affordable for freelancers and helps them save on taxes

How much does it cost?

Hyke has simple and transparent pricing. There's a fixed, one time $299 payment for S-Corp organization and a monthly fee of $149 for CPA and business management features (all tax deductible)

What's included in the price?

One-time setup fee includes: A call with a CPA to evaluate your business, filing a single member LLC in your state, tax id number, business license research, bank account opening, and unlimited support. Monthly fee includes a CPA to prepare and file your tax returns as well as LLC registered agent fees.

What's not included in the price?

Unless otherwise mentioned, third party fees are not included in the price (i.e. fees and taxes charged by your city or state to start and maintain an LLC). Consultation with business license expert is included, however filing and license fees are not included (varies by city).

Are there any other costs?

Here's a full list of the costs you should be aware of when operating an LLC-based S-Corp. Remember that most of these are deductible from your income on your tax return.

Why's Hyke invitation-only?

Even though we'd love to help everyone, we aim toassist those freelancers who’ll benefit most from our services. Most of our users come via referrals. If you think there are people who need help from Hyke, please let us know.

What's the invitation criteria?

Full-time designers, developers, influencers, instructors, and consultants who make over $100,000/year seem to find the most value in Hyke. We're currently focused in California, but we hope to launch in other states soon.