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IPSE welcomes Resolution Foundation report recommending government should be ready to re-open and expand self-employed support

IPSE welcomes a Resolution Foundation report urging the government to prepare to reopen and expand support for the self-employed.

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.

Coronavirus crisis drives freelancer confidence index to “unimagined lows”

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

Explainer: the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme - are you eligible and how can you access it?

IPSE provide a short explainer on the government's new financial support scheme for the self-employed and freelancers, including eligiblity requirements, the amount available and how you can access it.

Freelancer groups call on Boris Johnson for emergency Coronavirus fund

IPSE and other freelancer organisations have called on the Prime Minister for an emergency fund for freelancers during the Coronavirus crisis.

IPSE: “historic Coronavirus stimulus is very welcome”, but IR35 plans still “drastically undermining” the contracting sector.

IPSE has said Rishi Sunak’s “historic Coronavirus stimulus package” is “very welcome” but its “disastrous” plans to extend the changes to IR35 are “drastically undermining” the contracting sector.

IR35 pushes freelancer confidence to six-year low

IPSE's latest Confidence Index shows IR35 has pushed freelancers' confidence to the lowest level in six years.