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IPSE: Over three million self-employed could face bleak later years

Unless urgent action is taken, in ten years over three million self-employed people could be without a pension.

Freelance sector “flatlining” in the run-up to Brexit

IPSE's latest Confidence Index shows the freelance sector is stagnating in the run-up to Brexit.

IPSE: Government’s Loan Charge review is a step in the right direction

IPSE welcomes the new review into the Loan Charge, but warns it must be rigorous and get to the root of the matter.

The aggressive HMRC letters to GSK contractors – IPSE explainer

IPSE's statement on the HMRC letters sent to contractors for GSK.

GSK contractor confusion is only a taste of things to come, IPSE warns

IPSE responds to HMRC letters sent to GSK contractors, warning that this confusion is only a taste of things to come next April.

IPSE's Confidence Index rightly predicts 'flatlining' economy

IPSE's freelancer Confidence Index rightly predicted the economy would stall - and it has warned of the dangers for freelancers.

IPSE congratulates Johnson but says if he wants a globally competitive UK, he must get behind freelancers

IPSE has welcomed the new Prime Minister and called on him to give better support to the self-employed.

IPSE welcomes new Liberal Democrat leader and calls for better self-employed support

IPSE has welcomed Jo Swinson as the new leader of the Liberal Democrat Party and called on her to back a raft of measures to support the self-employed.