Inflation has risen again, according to new data from the Office of National Statistics. In a report released today, the ONS revealed that Consumer Price Inflation has now reached 2.9%, which is 0.9% over the Bank of England’s target.
Mortgages. Securing one can be a daunting challenge at the best of times. But for self-employed professionals, it can seem so daunting that many are actually put off the idea altogether, choosing instead to rent for the foreseeable future.
IPSE is delighted to announce a new partnership with Contractor Mortgages Made Easy (CMME). With over 15 years’ experience and 120+ people working in their Hampshire offices,
The UK tax system is no longer fit for purpose. It's based on an outdated principle that all income tax payers are employers or employees, which they are not. Not anymore at least. There are now 4.8 million self-employed people in the UK, representing 15% of the workforce.
Today IPSE released our manifesto: A Contract with the Self-Employed.
IPSE is delighted to announce a new partnership with Close Brothers, through which IPSE members will get access to a wide range of financial education and advice services.
Choosing a date to retire is easy. The trouble is, it may be many years before you know whether you chose the right date.
A statutory definition of self-employment must be created to end confusion and ensure working for yourself is viewed as a positive, valuable way of working, IPSE called for in its official submission to the Taylor Review of modern employment practices.
The Bank of England just released its quarterly inflation report, where they predicted an economic slowdown through 2017.
The Scottish Government has asked for input on a review about the collaborative platforms and the gig economy.