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The Self-Employed National Insurance Rise

March 11, 2017 | By Paul Mackenzie Ross | No Comments | Filed in: business.

Self-Employed National Insurance Rise

So Philip Hammond raised the rate of National Insurance for the self-employed in his first budget. Not only did he break an election pledge but the raise has been defended as “fair”. Is it fair? Here’s my opinion. As an employee, I sign some forms when I join work and hand my employer my National • Read More »