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Chancellor bows to pressure and scraps self-employed NIC hike

by Jasmin Swayne

16 March 2017, Comments 0

A warning from the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) that growth in contracting, freelancing and self-employment would be jeopardised by Chancellor Philip Hammond’s planned […]


IPSE weighs into the self-employed NIC controversy

by Jasmin Swayne

14 March 2017, Comments 0

The chorus of professional condemnation from industry experts over the Chancellor’s planned hike in taxes for self-employed workers has grown stronger with the intervention […]


FCSA criticises IFS tax report claims

by Jasmin Swayne

9 February 2017, Comments 0

Another major organisation representing contracting professionals has criticised the recent report from the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) for misleadingly claiming that freelancers and […]


To support the self-employed, understand them first

by Jasmin Swayne

20 December 2016, Comments 0

The Association of Independent Professionals and the Self-Employed (IPSE) has called for three central reforms to rebalance rights and protections in favour of the […]


Vulnerable gig economy workers need protection

by Jasmin Swayne

3 November 2016, Comments 0

A new inquiry into the future of work in the UK has been launched by the Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee. Its focus […]