Labour leader’s views on self-employment welcomed

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Self-employment group IPSE has cautiously welcomed Jeremy Corbyn’s views on self-employment. In his speech at the recent Labour conference in Blackpool, the Leader of the Opposition said social security and tax for the self-employed should be reviewed. “I have said that Labour will put security at work and employment and union rights centre stage from day one,” said Corbyn. “But… Read more »

TUC calls for full minimum wage for all

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TUC General Secretary Frances O’Grady has called for all workers, regardless of their age, to be given the full minimum wage, with young workers being bumped up to the adult rate. National Minimum Wage (NMW) rates were increased on 1st October 2016, but there is still a gap between what younger workers are paid and what those aged 25 and… Read more »