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‘One more missed opportunity’: government disability measures leave behind self-employed, IPSE warns

IPSE responds to Theresa May's new raft of measures to support disabled employees.

Disabled people choose self-employment despite being ‘let down’ by government

IPSE's new report on the many disabled people turning to self-employment... but being let down by government.

IPSE: Government-led chaos hits freelancers

IPSE's latest Confidence Index shows freelancers are being hit by a double whammy of Brexit uncertainty and government tax policy.

IPSE responds to IR35 research

IR35 experts from IPSE respond to research revealed today showing that contractors have not been contacted about IR35 changes.

Self-employed sector surging, new stats show

Data from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) shows the number of self-employed in the UK has risen by 175,000 compared to the same time last year.

IPSE: 320,000 people ‘have a second self-employed job’

Figures published today by IPSE, the Association of Independent Professionals and the Self-Employed, show that 320,000 people have a so-called ‘side hustle’ – a second self-employed job.

IPSE: Remote working boosts self-employed flexibility and productivity

IPSE's new report explores the benefits of remote working and how policymakers can improve opportunities for the self-employed.

IPSE: One in four self-employed “know nothing” about digital tax change next week

New IPSE research finds a quarter of self-employed people do not know about the Making Tax Digital changes coming into force next week.