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  • Financial Support Increases Announced
    The government have today announced some further adjustments to the new Job Support Scheme and also the business grants available, which we have detailed below: Job Support Scheme For businesses that are able to still trade but at a reduced capacity, the employees’ minimum working requirement to qualify for the scheme is now 20% rather…
  • Furlough 2 – Furlough and Grants
    At the moment, the current support that has been announced to cover the second lockdown starting on 5th November 2020. Furlough The furlough scheme has been extended to cover the period and employees that you are unable to provide work for will be paid 80% of their wages via the scheme. You as the employer will…
  • Job Support Scheme Amendments & Grants
    An amendment has been made to the new Job Support Scheme starting in November 2020: For businesses that are forced to temporarily close due to a local or national lockdown so employees unable to work at all (normal Job Support Scheme applies for businesses that can continue to trade) Employees will receive 67% of their…
  • Fraudulent Furlough Claim Penalty Amounts Announced
    HMRC have announced what the penalties for deliberate errors for claims under the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme and also for claims made but payments not made to employees. We wanted to take this opportunity to remind all clients that we are currently submitting furlough claims for, we need to know on or before the day that the…
  • COVID-19 Business Grant Request Forms
    Local authorities have started to release forms that enable you to give bank details of your business in order to claim the business grants available due to COVID-19. We have listed below some of the local authorities’ forms so please look at filling them out if your business is ran from business premises. If your…