National Insurance and Self-employed Entertainers

Published on 7 August 2013

Whilst appreciating and understanding some of the problems that exist with the current national insurance arrangements for entertainers, the LITRG has highlighted that any proposed change should take full account of the social security benefit consequences so that any loss of rights to such benefits for entertainers is minimised and those on low incomes without savings do not lose out. This protection is particularly important with regard to Universal Credit entitlement.

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