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A word from the CEO

What’s coming in 2021 and how you can back the UK’s only dedicated voice for the self-employed?

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.

CEO update December: looking back at how IPSE rose to meet the challenge of 2020

IPSE CEO Derek Cribb reflects on 2020, the challenges the self-employed have faced and how IPSE has risen to meet them.

CEO update November: Important wins on Universal Credit and IR35 in one of our busiest months

In the November CEO update, Derek Cribb explains why the month has been one of IPSE's busiest and how we got two important wins.

CEO update October: yet more tax trouble and hitting back against the government’s support failings.

IPSE CEO Derek Cribb runs through the latest developments in self-employed news and what IPSE has been doing.

A win for IPSE's campaign on late payment – and what it means for you

After IPSE lobbying, government is starting a consultation on giving the Small Business Commissioner more powers to clamp down on late payment.

CEO update September: The support debacle, threatened tax rises and IPSE leading the fight

Derek Cribb's update for September covers our campaign against self-employed tax rises, our response to the Winter Economy Plan and more.

Private sector IR35 in 2021 – what you need to know

The changes to IR35 have been delayed for a year in light of the Coronavirus outbreak. Here's what you need to know.