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IPSE: continued fall in self-employed numbers shows sector is “undermined and disadvantaged” as the economy opens up

IPSE warns of 'undermined' self-employed sector as freelance numbers fall by 700,000 on the year.

SEISS: as ‘race to open up’ begins, IPSE warns of ‘hamstrung’ limited company director sector

IPSE responds to SEISS round 4, warning of the dire situation of excluded freelancers compared to the rest of the workforce.

SEISS: How to apply for the self-employment grant

The complete step-by-step guide to easily and quickly claim the fourth round of the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme, with questions answered by the self-employment trade body IPSE.

IPSE: IR35 changes undermine self-employed at “worst possible time”

IPSE responds to the launch of the changes to IR35, warning they will do severe damage to an already undermined freelance sector.

CEO update April: IR35 changes, fighting for a fair tax system, a new self-employed advice section and more

In the latest CEO update for April, Derek Cribb reveals how our brand-new advice and support pages will support members after the IR35 changes.

As BBLS closes, IPSE praises scheme but warns of “rising tide” of self-employed debt

IPSE responds to closure of BBLS applications, praising the scheme but warning of rising debt.

IPSE pushing to ensure fair holiday pay for umbrella workers

IPSE has responded to reports of people working through umbrella companies not getting their fair holiday pay.

IPSE: “unanswered questions” about government proposal for rolling in-year self-employed tax system

IPSE responds to government's proposed pay-as-you-go tax system for the self-employed.