ICTU Statement on Bogus Self-Employment Submission to the Joint Oireachtas Committee

31 January 2019

The practice of mis-classifying workers as self employed has been a problem in Ireland for a number of years. When a worker is mis-classified there are very negative consequences for him or her, and a significant financial loss to the State. However, there are very significant benefits to the person who in normal circumstances would be his or her employer. This incentive has led a number of employers in a number of sectors of the economy seeking to mis-classify workers.
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