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Employment rights boosted to help gig economy

Measures include entitlement to holiday and sick pay for those working in the gig economy

7 February 2018

The rise of the precariat

The growing gig economy, is presenting world governments with a slew of issues. Neil Johnson investigates the ramifications of this new way of working

2 June 2017

Weekly tax update

Our look at the technical updates and notices in the tax world this week

22 November 2013

Next government to fight “fake” self-employment

Conservatives, Labour and Lib Dems agree that the gig economy needs reform during election debate

2 June 2017

Tough times for tax take

As the UK’s opportunities to collect tax shrink, the government is facing hard choices about where revenues are going to come from. Peter Bartram looks at the options

8 January 2018

Record £569.3bn tax yield for HMRC

HMRC’s tax take has made its biggest leap since the recession, increasing by £35.6bn in the last year

26 October 2017

Accounting and finance jobs up 15%

The number of vacancies in the UK is on the rise, compared to last year

31 October 2017

Iris launches OpenSpace

Iris has launched a free file sharing service designed to make collaboration easier between accountants and clients

6 September 2012

The dangers of deferring Making Tax Digital

Dropping MTD from the Finance Bill without any information about timescales is adding to the climate of uncertainty, argues David Truman

26 April 2017

Gig economy workers call for greater regulation and rights

CIPD suggests government consult on the demarcation between "employee", "worker" and "self-employed"

17 March 2017

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