Crumbs of comfort in an otherwise gloomy Budget

Crumbs of comfort in an otherwise gloomy Budget

At today’s Budget the Chancellor celebrated the UK’s record level of employment, before hiking self-employed National Insurance and cutting the Dividend Allowance, thus directly hitting the group largely responsible for this growth.

Self-employed hit hard by Budget tax rises

Self-employed hit hard by Budget tax rises

The self-employed were the biggest losers in Chancellor Philip Hammond’s Budget, according to IPSE, the biggest organisation representing the UK’s 4.8m self-employed and professional freelancers and contractors.

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