The self employed need more help than what is being offered! Statutory Sick Pay barely covers our employed then the government has announced they would pay 80% of our wages to keep us in a job then why dont they pay us self employed 80% of our self assessment? Please sign and share as something needs to be done ASAP !!! Read more
Government support for self-employed (Coronavirus) is insufficient & unfair. It will not cover ongoing business costs. Self-employed will not be able to cover costs, eg mortgages,vehicles,machinery,rents. Gov. must be realistic & realise without support self-employed “small businesses” will fail.This petition requests the government treat self employed the same as employed staff & allow the self-employed sector to see this through & bounce back when it is over.GovernmentRead more
Heather CarterBracknell, ENG, United Kingdom
Created Mar 20, 2020
Petition to Rishi Sunak MP, Mel Stride MP, Boris Johnson MP
may count themselves and declare themselves as self-employed but are actually getting their income £2500 like the employed and self employed).
UPDATE: Scroll down to find updates on thisRead more
Amanda EvansUnited Kingdom
Created Mar 24, 2020
Petition to Government, Boris Johnson, Rishi Sunak, Chancellor
employed haven’t been considered the same as other workers. Unless you own or lease premises you are not employer agrees to pay this and therefore possibly their full wage. Whilst the self employed are told to live off £100 a week with universal credit! How is this fair? Self employed often work more employed the same as we do employees. Especially as many of us may not even have businesses after make plans. Please sign and recognise the self employed worth to match that of employees. Self employed deserve the 80% of wage up to £2500 too.Read more
self employed can claim £94 a week. This is so unfair, and unjust to expect people to be able to live off this, through no fault of their own, when so much help is being offered to the employed. Something needs to be done! Read more
guidelines, America’s 15.8M self-employed business owners were left out and are now on the brink of collapse-employed business owners before it’s too late.
Although supposedly intended to cover self-employed, the funds have been depleted and few, if any, self-employed business owners and freelancers have barely holding on.
We cannot let the federal government let self-employed businesses be destroyed Congress and President Donald Trump to act swiftly and decisively to save America’s self-employedRead more
The government has just promised to pay 80% of wages to the employed but not the same for the self employed. They need to pay us 80% of our monthly income too, up to £2500. They can easily work outRead more
To the Honorable Prime Minister
We are writing to inform you that, we, the self-employed, whether only half of the minimum salary prescribed by your government. Most self-employed, particularly those country, many of these self-employed will no longer be having enough work to be able to survive. Small government can provide more financial help to the self employed and small businesses during the lockdown. We self employed and small businesses during this difficult situation. We would appreciate if yourRead more
Created Apr 12, 2020
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