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Coronavirus: what IPSE is doing and advice for freelancers and the self-employed

IPSE provides the latest updates for members and the self-employed on the coronavirus, including what we're doing to lobby government and the advice available for freelancers.

IPSE urges government to extend support for self-employed and points to “glaring injustice” compared to employees

IPSE urges the government to extend SEISS and not force the self-employed back into work in unsafe conditions.

IPSE praises “impressive logistical achievement” of launching self-employed support early, but warns of “ambulance chasers”

IPSE has thanked the government for heeding its calls and setting up SEISS for the self-employed, although it warns more still needs to be done.

Coronavirus crisis drives freelancer confidence index to “unimagined lows”

New IPSE/PeoplePerHour research shows Coronavirus has driven freelancer confidence to record lows.

Limited Company Director Template Furlough Letter for the CJRS

Download IPSE's template furlough letter for limited company directors.

“Unexpected and welcome” that government has sent self-employed notifications early, but don’t forget limited companies, IPSE says

IPSE welcomes news the government is sending SEISS notifications early, but warns limited companies and others must not be forgotten.

IPSE welcomes “much needed dose of sense” from House of Lords Committee highlighting “the inherent flaws in IR35”

IPSE has welcomed a new House of Lords Committee report that condemns the planned IR35 changes.