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Things are moving fast in Greece.
We all knew the Scottish question wouldn’t be settled by a ‘No’ vote in September last year, and a resurgent SNP is certainly flexing its muscles in a bid for greater powers in Holyrood, writes Jordan Marshall, Policy and External Affairs Adviser at IPSE.
 

When it comes to finances, we all like to know how much money we have, where it’s being invested and that it’s being kept safe.

Often overlooked, one of the toughest tasks you face being self-employed is structuring your finances, writes Christopher Oxley, business

Following Government proposals to increase court fees for small businesses chasing late payment, IPSE, the Association of Independent Professionals and the Self Employed, has said a small business conciliation service is more important than ever to help microbusinesses avoid lengthy and costly
According to IPSE, the Association of Independent Professionals and the Self Employed, the latest ONS Labour Market Statistics show self-employment is “here to stay” and argues the UK’s smallest businesses should be at the top of the political agenda.
 
The quality of the UK’s physical and digital infrastructure has been called into question in recent weeks, from the blame game over where responsibility lies for the disruptions in ra
IPSE, the Association of Independent Professionals and the Self Employed, has today supported calls from business groups, the FSB and IoD, to put an end to the scandal of late payment.
 
Simon McVicker, Director of Policy and External Affairs at IPSE, said:

So you work in the UK, live in the UK & are paid in respect of the work you do in the UK. Why then would a contractor think that they could get away without paying tax in the UK?

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27/01/2015 17:26
'Majority of IT contractors are optimistic for the future' via @booxltd http://t.co/hsDDrXBfuW @cjbryce #IT #contractor
27/01/2015 16:51
@studioexec1 Thanks for following.
27/01/2015 16:51
@TaxAssistUK Thanks for the RT!
27/01/2015 16:22
'Late payment solution unlikely unless new laws are passed' via @ContractorCalc http://t.co/jlDqae7vci #latepayment #freelance
27/01/2015 16:19
@phcreative Great! Look forward to the answer. @EvansGeorge #AskPh
27/01/2015 16:19
@IntegraHRUK No problem. Great to e-meet you Joanne! Jamie
27/01/2015 16:19
@BPRuthGibbs Thanks for following us Ruth. Great to have you on board!
27/01/2015 16:17
@LisaKeeble Thanks for the RT Lisa.
27/01/2015 16:16
@hqtheapp Thanks for the mention guys!
27/01/2015 16:16
RT @hqtheapp: Great to hear this morning what @teamIPSE is doing for the self-employed community! #selfemployed #freelance
27/01/2015 16:16
@songproducers Thanks for the follow!
27/01/2015 16:15
@premieradvocacy Thanks for the follow.
27/01/2015 16:15
@annajayne Thanks for the RT Anna-Jayne!
27/01/2015 16:14
RT @HadleysComment: Gt to be included in @CentralLobby 'manifesto hub' w/ other biz orgs like @fsb_policy, @teamIPSE & @britishchambers htt…
27/01/2015 15:18
'How much does it cost to hire an employee?' via @TeamCrunch http://t.co/NvfwP0igbL #employee #accounting
27/01/2015 14:14
'Compliance contractors clean up as banks face uncertainty' via @Shout99Ltd http://t.co/jFYnYAcQif #contractors #freelancers
27/01/2015 11:57
'Small Talk: Small business energy customers are treated as second-class citizens' via @Independent http://t.co/rYECAu4y10
27/01/2015 10:53
'Delays in tax IT contract ‘could create havoc’' via @thetimes http://t.co/fyhBXqq8FY #IT #Tax #HMRC
27/01/2015 10:44
@phcreative @EvansGeorge I've got one. What changes should be made in education to teach children about benefits of #freelancing? JM #AskPh
27/01/2015 10:40
@IntegraHRUK Thanks for the follow Joanne.
27/01/2015 09:49
'Tech firms support computing lessons' including #Google and @O2 via @BBCNews http://t.co/quiyeKbCh3 #Tech #Education
27/01/2015 09:10
@nickchef88 Great article Nick. Thanks for the mention!
27/01/2015 09:10
RT @nickchef88: .@teamIPSE to offer pension plan to members in partnership with Aegon UK - http://t.co/uFk4ofHn53 #selfemployed via @TeamCr
27/01/2015 08:45
RT @barry_cooper: Barry Cooper's Technology Digest is out! http://t.co/oplNBWBnSS Stories via @teamIPSE @orcldoug
27/01/2015 08:37
@DavidJohnDawson Thanks for the RT David.
27/01/2015 08:37
@barry_cooper Thanks for sharing! @orcldoug
27/01/2015 08:36
@WrkYourWay Thanks for following us Mary.
27/01/2015 08:36
@lextecnica Thanks for the RT Alex.
27/01/2015 08:35
@vrumi_HQ Thanks for sharing.
27/01/2015 08:35
@capitalcityacc Thanks for the RT!
27/01/2015 08:32
RT @ContractorMVL: Afternoon Team @teamIPSE can we get a RT plz for this inaugural #Contractor #Freelancer Conference in Aberdeen 26/2. htt…
27/01/2015 08:32
@PayGroup Thanks for following.
27/01/2015 08:31
@Danny_Dagan Thanks for the follow Danny!
27/01/2015 08:31
@Virtual_Content Thanks for following us!
27/01/2015 08:30
@swingyerkilt Yes, that is the downside of the FT. Will have a look but most papers are 'paid for' now.
27/01/2015 08:27
@flex_resource Thanks for following us Tracey!
27/01/2015 08:26
@netwkfreelance Thanks for the RT.
27/01/2015 08:26
@total_freelance Thanks again for the RT!
27/01/2015 08:26
@jgomez Thanks for following us!
27/01/2015 08:24
RT @StratTalking: Could not agree more - Getting made redundant is road to bliss | The Sunday Times http://t.co/lWtC5CdSFI / @teamIPSE @kir
27/01/2015 08:24
@IvoWeevers Thanks for following us Ivo.
27/01/2015 08:23
@hqtheapp Thanks for the follow guys!
27/01/2015 08:23
@PayStreamLtd No problem. Will do!
27/01/2015 08:23
@Katrina_KD Thanks for the follow!
27/01/2015 08:03
100 days to go! What are your predictions? #UK #generalelection
27/01/2015 07:41
'Taxpayer may face £2bn bill over swaps mis-selling scandal' via @SundayTimesNews http://t.co/Ao3m5LjibI #UK #Tax #Scandal
26/01/2015 18:30
'Rise in second jobs makes UK a nation of grafters' via @FT http://t.co/Kv5mEwb7n1
26/01/2015 17:26
'Productivity figures raise worries over UK economy' via @FT http://t.co/KLCYdcBNIy #Britain #Economy
26/01/2015 16:22
'Getting sacked is road to bliss' - #Freelancers work an average 38 hours p/w & a median wage of £43k! http://t.co/h0VAorXBWj #contractor
26/01/2015 15:38
New blog from @BenIPSE - 'Greek elections send shockwave through Eurozone http://t.co/QFAh1q5pmi