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IR35 update from the CEO

IPSE CEO Derek Cribb discusses an upcoming debate on IR35 in the House of Lords and IPSE's latest campaigning.

Counting the cost of Covid: one million self-employed pushed into debt due to pandemic

New research by IPSE and Starling shows the drastic impact the pandemic has had on freelancers' finances.

Limited company director template furlough letter for the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

IPSE's has developed a template furlough letter for limited company directors to use and access the Job Retention Scheme.

IPSE: self-employed drop shows “glaring gaps in support” are leading to “long-term, avoidable decline” in sector

IPSE responds to the latest ONS statistics, warning the drop in self-employed numbers shows a "long-term, avoidable decline" in the sector.

Coronavirus: Advice for the self-employed and freelancers

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.

How to apply for the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme

IPSE's step-by-step guide to how to claim for the third SEISS grant.

IPSE welcomes extension of SEISS, but urges government to do more for "ignored" groups

IPSE has welcomed the extension of SEISS at 80% of income, but warned government must urgently look again at "ignored" groups.

IPSE welcomes Universal Credit extension as sustaining “crucial lifeline” for self-employed

IPSE's campaign to extend the Minimum Income Floor suspension wins through, securing Universal Credit for many self-employed in the coming months.