Tag: national insurance

File photo dated 24/11/16 of Prime Minister Theresa May and Chancellor Philip Hammond, as Mrs May said that the Chancellor will listen to concerns raised by Tory MPs about the Budget's controversial National Insurance hike, but defended the change as "fair".

Sunderland’s self-employed breathe sigh of relief as Prime Minister delays controversial national insurance plans

Prime Minister┬áTheresa May has postponed a vote on the national insurance rise until autumn following public and political uproar. The plans, which the PM described as “fair”, would see national insurance payments increase by 2% for┬álarge numbers of self-employed workers in Sunderland and across the UK. Alan Zimmer, of Zimmer […]