Shadow chancellor Ed Balls
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Ed Balls: Bogus jobs unfair to taxpayers

Labour is promising to tackle the problem of "bogus self-employment" in the building industry.

Shadow chancellor Ed Balls argued "distorted" contracts, where employees are falsely described as "self-employed", are undermining safety.

In a speech to the TUC Congress in Brighton, he pledged to look for a "better way forward" on the issue.

  • 11 Sep 2012
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