COVID-19 business support

Don’t forget to make an SEISS claim by 13 July!

Don’t forget to make an SEISS claim by 13 July!

Posted in Covid-19 on July 6, 2020

Individuals eligible for the first Self-Employment Income Support (SEISS) grant must submit their claim by 13 July 2020. The first round of SEISS funding …

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HMRC offers clarity on usual hours calculation for flexible furlough

HMRC offers clarity on usual hours calculation for flexible furlough

Posted in Covid-19 on July 3, 2020

After some confusion regarding how flexible furlough should be calculated, HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has offered new guidance to help employers work …

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Key dates for Coronavirus support schemes

Key dates for Coronavirus support schemes

Posted in Covid-19 on June 29, 2020

With numerous Government schemes open to businesses and individuals to help deal with the impact of the Coronavirus outbreak, there are dozens of key dates …

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Guidance published on repaying Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme overpayments

Guidance published on repaying Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme overpayments

Posted in Covid-19 on June 29, 2020

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has published new guidance detailing how employers can repay Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) grants if they have …

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Coronavirus grants to businesses, employers and individuals are taxable

Coronavirus grants to businesses, employers and individuals are taxable

Posted in Covid-19 on June 29, 2020

We are reminding businesses, employers, employees and self-employed individuals that grants from the various Government schemes to provide support during …

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Employers given 30 days to confess to furlough fraud

Employers given 30 days to confess to furlough fraud

Posted in Covid-19 on June 25, 2020

Employers will be given 30 days to ‘confess’ to furlough abuses, with legislation being fast-tracked to allow HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) to reclaim …

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HM Revenue & Customs clarifies repayments of Corporation Tax and anticipated losses

HM Revenue & Customs clarifies repayments of Corporation Tax and anticipated losses

Posted in Covid-19 on June 25, 2020

With businesses across many sectors having been hit hard by the Coronavirus crisis, HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has now said it will, in exceptional …

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Remember to reinstate your VAT direct debit in time for your next payment

Remember to reinstate your VAT direct debit in time for your next payment

Posted in Covid-19 on June 25, 2020

If you are using the option to defer VAT payments due between 20 March 2020 and 30 June 2020 and you have cancelled your direct debit, you should now ensure …

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Government publishes new ‘Covid Secure’ guidance

Government publishes new ‘Covid Secure’ guidance

Posted in Covid-19 on June 25, 2020

The Government has published new ‘Covid Secure’ guidance following the announcement that businesses in England including pubs, bars, restaurants, hair …

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Employees returning from parental leave continue to be eligible for furlough scheme

Employees returning from parental leave continue to be eligible for furlough scheme

Posted in Covid-19 on June 15, 2020

Employees returning from statutory maternity and paternity leave in the next few months will remain eligible for furlough through the Coronavirus Job Retention …

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