A new survey shows that the proportion of people categorised as self-employed increased from just under 13% to just under 15% between 1998 and 2018.
In total 56.7% of Brits enjoy their job, with this figure rising significantly to 71% for those working in the recruitment sector.
Recent data has indicated a rapid growth in demand for consistent international employee screening services.
A concerning level of inconsistency in background screening across the charity sector has been highlighted, with a lack of employment checks putting many organisations at risk of insider fraud.
The criticism comes after HMRC have recently lost a number of IR35 tribunal cases, and an acceptance by HMRC that the CEST tool only provides a determination in 85% of cases.
The APSCo consultation sought views on how the extension of IR35 changes into the private sector should be managed.
‘Delivered correctly, compliance can have an entirely positive influence and even be used as a sales tool’, says 6CATSPRO.
At the 2018 Spring Statement, Chancellor Philip Hammond announced a Treasury consultation into the future of the current mixture of coins in circulation.