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Be Your Own Boss

The voice of independent professionals

With IPSE you are represented at the highest level of government

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Expert help if HMRC asks to see your paperwork

All members receive IR35/tax defence. PLUS members receive pre-dispute cover should a case go further.

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  • PLUS Membership

    Tax defence and representation | £1000s in compensation including sickness and payment failures | plus much, much more

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  • Standard Membership

    Access to HMRC specialists | Free tax and legal helplines | Money saving offers

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  • Student Membership

    Self-Employment toolkits | Exclusive networking opportunities | Access to discounted training

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What we do



IPSE membership takes care of you and your business. From tax defence to business interruption cover.

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Are you looking for training, pension cover, life assurance and discount on top brands, we have negotiated excellent deals for you.

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As a non-profit association run by its members, IPSE works tirelessly to ensure that our voice is heard in government.

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IPSE in numbers


IPSE members and growing

> £1 million*

Saved by IPSE members


Visits to No. 10 Downing Street by our CEO in 2016

* Figures quoted above represent the 2016 financial year.

Our Memberships


£154.73 + VAT per year

  • A specialist to respond to HMRC on your behalf
  • Free tax and legal helplines
  • Access to money saving offers
  • Free use of inspiring workspaces in London
  • Lobbying government and industry on your behalf

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£247.65 + VAT per year

  • Tax defence and representation with an HMRC compliance check
  • Up to £500 per day compensation for tax compliance meetings
  • Up to £5,000 compensation for jury service
  • Up to £2,000 compensation if you are ill/injured for 3 weeks
  • Up to £1,000 compensation if an agency breaks its contract
  • Up to £10,000 compensation for failed payments

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£35 inc. VAT per year


  • Essential 'New to Self-Employment' toolkits
  • Exclusive networking opportunities
  • £35 discount off Standard membership on graduation
  • Access to discounted training through IPSE Academy

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28 June, 2018, 12:00 PM - London