Trade Unions Urge Labour MPs To Support Self-Employed

Progressive politicians should adopt a raft of new policies to create security and opportunity for the self-employed.   The proposals are contained in a manifesto from the Fabian Society and two unions representing self-employed workers – Community TU and Prospect/Bectu. Working for you: a progressive manifesto for the self-employed calls on politicians to: Create a government […]

Self-Employed Pension Auto-Enrolment To Come?

An independent think tank affiliated to the Labour Party has suggested that Sir Kier Starmer should promise to introduce a new workplace pension for self-employed people.  The Fabian Society said Labour needed to copy the radical approach of the Tuner Commission two decades ago, which encouraged pension saving through opt-out schemes. There needs to be […]