COVID-19 business support

Upcoming key dates for the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

Upcoming key dates for the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

Posted in Covid-19 on July 22, 2020

In the next few weeks, employers may need to submit additional information or change the way they manage their Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) …

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Government confirms Job Retention Bonus of £1,000

Government confirms Job Retention Bonus of £1,000

Posted in Covid-19 on July 22, 2020

During the Summer Economic Update, the Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced his Plan for Jobs, which included a new incentive for users of the Coronavirus …

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Download our updated Coronavirus Support grids

Download our updated Coronavirus Support grids

Posted in Covid-19 on July 16, 2020

Following the Chancellor’s Summer Economic Update on Wednesday 8 July, we have comprehensively updated our Coronavirus Support Grid and our Coronavirus …

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Coronavirus apprenticeships guidance updated

Coronavirus apprenticeships guidance updated

Posted in Covid-19 on July 16, 2020

Updated guidance from the Department for Education on apprenticeships during the Coronavirus crisis has been published and contains a number of announcements …

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HM Revenue & Customs updates Self-Employment Income Support Scheme guidance

HM Revenue & Customs updates Self-Employment Income Support Scheme guidance

Posted in Covid-19 on July 16, 2020

Ahead of the second round of funding for the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS) opening for applications on 17 August, HM Revenue & Customs …

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Reminder: Deferral of second payment on account

Reminder: Deferral of second payment on account

Posted in Covid-19 on July 16, 2020

Those facing financial difficulty as a result of COVID-19 are being reminded that they can defer their second 2019/20 self-assessment payment on account, …

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HM Revenue & Customs confirms first arrest in connection with furlough fraud

HM Revenue & Customs confirms first arrest in connection with furlough fraud

Posted in Covid-19 on July 16, 2020

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has revealed that a 57-year-old man from Solihull in the West Midlands was arrested on 8 July on suspicion of a £495,000 …

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Government publishes detailed guidance on SDLT holiday

Government publishes detailed guidance on SDLT holiday

Posted in Covid-19 on July 16, 2020

During his Plan for Jobs announcement, the Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced a temporary eight-month cut in Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) that ensures there …

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Guidance on hospitality and tourism VAT cut published

Guidance on hospitality and tourism VAT cut published

Posted in Covid-19 on July 15, 2020

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has published guidance on temporary cuts to the rate of VAT from 20 per cent to five per cent from Wednesday 15 July 2020 …

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Summer Economic Update

Summer Economic Update

Posted in Covid-19, Latest News on July 8, 2020

When the Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, delivered his Spring Budget on 11 March to the packed benches of the House of Commons, the hope was that the economic …

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