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Revised Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS) - 06/04/2020
The Government has announced significant revisions to the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS) that come into effect from Monday 6 April 2020, opening up the scheme to a wider range of businesses.
The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme and how it works - 03/04/2020
The Self-Employment Income Support Scheme - everything you need to know - 03/04/2020
Take care - Coronavirus fraud on the rise - 03/04/2020
The Government has issued fresh warnings to members of the public and businesses about the potential for fraud related to the Coronavirus pandemic.
Newly appointed staff members will not benefit from the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme - 03/04/2020
Thousands of employees who have started a new job after the 28 February 2020 will not be able to benefit from the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) and may need to be laid off or sacked to help businesses cut costs.
Government updates guidance on small business and retail sector grant schemes - 03/04/2020
The Government has published new guidance for local authorities on the small business and retail sector grant schemes.
Government confirms that furlough rules do not leave employers at risk of breaching minimum wage rules - 03/04/2020
The Government has confirmed in its guidance for the operation of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) that employers will not be at risk of breaching minimum wage rules where they opt not to top-up the wages of furloughed employees.
Coronavirus Self Employed Income Support Scheme (SEISS) - 27/03/2020
Following the announcement that businesses will be reimbursed by HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) for 80 per cent of the employment costs of ‘furloughed’ workers for at least three months from March, the Chancellor has announced a similar scheme for self-employed individuals.
Accessing the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme - 25/03/2020
With substantial restrictions for everyone on the circumstances in which we can leave our homes, and many businesses being forced to close, the Chancellor has announced a scheme to reimburse up to 80 per cent of the cost of the wages of ‘furloughed workers’.
Government support help with the economic impact of Coronavirus – Here’s what businesses need to know - 24/03/2020
In recent days, a whole raft of business support measures have been announced by the Government, designed to help business owners protect their companies and support their employees.
Payroll professionals confirmed as key workers - 24/03/2020
Payroll is a vitally important function within a business and never more so now that the Government has confirmed that it will be paying furloughed workers* up to 80% of their wages through reimbursement via HMRC.
Essential business preparations for COVID-19 - 19/03/2020
The UK is seeing an unprecedented amount of disruption due to the current coronavirus outbreak and in response the Chancellor has announced a number of measures to help businesses deal with this crisis.
Accessing the latest COVID-19 stimulus - 19/03/2020
The Government has pledged more than £330 billion overnight to help businesses struggling with the economic impact of the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak.
CORONAVIRUS UK (COVID-19) - 17/03/2020
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