The recent growth in UK self-employment rates has continued in June, according to the latest official government data.
The Recruitment & Employment Confederation (REC) has once again called on the government to rethink its planned changes to IR35 tax regulations for the public sector.
The government’s proposed reforms of the controversial IR35 regulations have been dissected by the Freelancer & Contractor Services Association (FCSA), which does not believe the changes will have a positive impact on UK self-employment.
A new report from the Competition and Markets Authority has shed light on some of the ways in which current UK banking services are not meeting the needs of freelancers and the self-employed.
The Association of Independent Professionals and the Self Employed (IPSE) has highlighted a series of priority goals that must be fulfilled to ensure freelancers have the best possible chance of success in post-Brexit Britain.
The fallout of the EU referendum has continued to impact hiring rates and the growth of the jobs market in July, according to a new industry report.
The majority of self-employed people in the UK are more likely to rely on their business to fund their retirement than to turn to pensions, according to a new report.
A downturn was seen in the rate of new job creation in the construction sector during July as the industry suffered another month of poor performance.
The jobs market has not yet seen the significant negative impact from Brexit that some commentators had predicted, according to a new report.
The government needs to do more to support the growth of the UK’s fast-expanding gig economy, according to a new report.