The impact of rising National Insurance

Just like that, the Government announces that employees and employers will have to pay more National Insurance (NI) to help our amazing NHS recover from the global pandemic.

There has been quite a reaction to the announcements with the BBC reporting ‘It will be unfair on younger people and the lower paid.’, The Guardian stating, ‘the 1.25% health and social care levy will be a heavier burden on the young while those with property and share assets will continue to benefit from lower tax rates.’ And ‘Boring