Many firms who took out government-backed Bounce Back Loans (BBL) last year will now be making repayments to the lending bank. Firms still struggling with the effects of COVID-19 disruption have various options to extend these loans or take … Continue reading Pay-as-you-grow options for Bounceback Loans
The government has announced that it is to reintroduce the Statutory Sick Pay Rebate Scheme (SSPRS). This will be a temporary scheme to support employers facing heightened levels of sickness absence due to COVID-19. The SSPRS will refund small and … Continue reading Coronavirus sick pay rebate scheme to be reinstated
The government has updated its operational guidance on the vaccination of people working or deployed in care homes to confirm the procedure that care home workers in England should use to apply for proof that they are medically exempt from … Continue reading Applying for proof of exemption from vaccination
The Statutory Sick Pay (Coronavirus) (Funding of Employers’ Liabilities) (Closure) Regulations and the Statutory Sick Pay (Coronavirus) (Funding of Employers’ Liabilities) (Northern Ireland) (Closure) Regulations 2021 have been laid before Parliament … Continue reading Covid SSP Rebate Scheme Is Closing
Redundancy is when you dismiss an employee because you no longer need anyone to do their job. This might be because your business is: changing what it does,doing things in a different way, for example using new machinery, orchanging location or … Continue reading Will the end of furlough mean redundancies in your business?
On 26 June 2020, the Chancellor, Rishi Sunak made a further (third) Treasury Direction under sections 71 and 76 of the Coronavirus Act 2020 concerning the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS). There are a number of important changes to the way … Continue reading Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme Updates
If you have employees working from home during Coronavirus, read on to find out which expenses are allowable. To help employers see what expenses they could pay employees during the Covid-19 outbreak, HMRC published guidance entitled “Check … Continue reading What Expenses Can Employees Claim When Working From Home?
The Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, has announced more details about the extension of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) and the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme, and we’ve outlined these below for you. Coronavirus Job Retention … Continue reading Updates From The Chancellor – CJRS and SEISS
Launching Today the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme for Sole-traders and those in a Partnership whose business has been affected by coronavirus. This Scheme is designed to match the support being given to furloughed employees. Those able … Continue reading The Self Employed Income Support Scheme Launches Today!
Chancellor, Rishi Sunak has announced that the Governments' Job Retention Scheme will remain open until the end of October. To date the CJRS has kept 7.5 million workers employed, with almost 1 million businesses having taken advantage of the … Continue reading CJRS Extended Until October
During the Pandemic, access to and information on help for the self employed, and partnerships has been delayed and often unclear, with those affected waiting to hear when the scheme would be available and unable to contact HMRC for any information. … Continue reading Further Updates On The Self Employed Grant Scheme
The Higher Income Child Benefit Charge (HICBC) was introduced in January 2013. Individuals with income over £50,000 per annum are liable to pay an income tax charge on Child Benefit payments they or their partner receive. Read more on the HICBC … Continue reading Impact Of Covid-19 On High Income Child Benefit Charge