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Hi, my name is emmy21! Question about setting up my own business

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emmy21
emmy21 Community member Posts: 3 Listener
edited May 2021 in Work and employment
Hi everyone I am new here and looking for some advise on going back to work, but I'm so unsure as to what I need to do.

I would like to set up my own business, as I am not good socially around people or in a workplace, because of my special needs disability.

I have receive high disability and PIP for my learning difficulty, I feel I need to try and live a more structured life, I feel very trapped at the moment.

Would it affect my PIP and ESA if I became self employed and registered the business with HMRC, even if it doesn't make any money straight away?

I feel I need to try to build up and do something with my life, so I thought build a business from home, as I never seem to last long in a job ?

Thank you in advance for your support.
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