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A third of contractors driven out of self-employment by IR35 changes, IPSE research finds

New research into the impact of IR35 by IPSE suggests one in three contractors have left self-employment as a result of recent changes

As furlough and SEISS close, IPSE warns “for freelancers the consequences of the pandemic will be felt for years to come”

As furlough and SEISS come to a close, IPSE warns excluded freelancers are still mired in debt.

IPSE: IR35 is the “forgotten factor driving the HGV crisis”

IPSE raises awareness about the role of IR35 in the haulage crisis.

IPSE research: post-pandemic boom falters for freelancers

IPSE's latest Confidence Index shows that after a surge, IR35 has stalled the freelance recovery.

IPSE: “Government is making it almost impossible to work as a freelancer”

IPSE responds to the government announcement that it will be raising both dividend and National Insurance taxes.

Bounce Back Loans: A guide for sole traders and company directors

IPSE's guide to the government's Bounce Back Loan Scheme: what the BBLS was, key features of the scheme, repayment of the loan and more.

August CEO update: Improving your membership, Board changes and threats to freelancing this Autumn

In his CEO Update for August, Derek Cribb discusses some changes to IPSE Board, threats to the self-employed such as potential tax rises and also IPSE's 2020/21 Impact Report.