Category: Economy

Latest guidance for employers

Posted on November 13, 2020 | Coronavirus | Economy | Employment | Tax | VAT
HMRC has published the latest issue of the Employer Bulletin. The October issue has information on various topics including:Coronavirus support schemes and what employers need …

Chancellor approves grants for businesses closed by lockdown

Posted on November 13, 2020 | Coronavirus | Economy | Employment | Self Employment | Startups
Chancellor Rishi Sunak has announced approved additional funding for cash grants to support businesses required to close in England due to the lockdown.Those businesses affected …

Increased support made available for the self employed

Posted on November 13, 2020 | Economy | Employment | Self Employment | Startups
The government has increased the support available to self-employed workers and extended its emergency business loan schemes as the UK heads for a second national …

Furlough scheme extended

Posted on November 13, 2020 | Economy | Employment
On 5 November, Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced that as part of the new national lockdown the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) has been extended until …