Labour Market

The self-employed deserve a better deal from the Chancellor

Annabel Denham writes for The Telegraph

Post Covid, there is a very real risk that the self-employed who have been so badly hit by the pandemic, will face “a pincer movement of higher taxes and greater regulation”, writes the IEA’s Director of Communications Annabel Denham for The Telegraph.

Drawing on new IEA research by IEA Editorial and Research Fellow Professor Len Shackleton, Annabel argues we should be seeking to simplify the complex system of personal taxation, rather than increasing the barriers to entry for those who wish to work for themselves.

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