Category: Economy

Chancellor warned of redundancies as furlough scheme ends

Posted on October 26, 2021 | Coronavirus | COVID-19 | Economy | Employment
The government's Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) ended on 30 September after supporting millions of workers during the pandemic. The government said the wages of more …

Chancellor to deliver Autumn 2021 Budget on 27 October

Posted on October 25, 2021 | Economy
HM Treasury has announced that Chancellor Rishi Sunak will deliver the Autumn 2021 Budget on Wednesday 27 October. On 7 September the Chancellor launched Spending Review …

NIC reliefs set for Freeports

Posted on June 15, 2021 | Economy | Legislation Changes | Tax
Freeport operators will be able to take advantage of a zero rate of secondary national insurance contributions (NICs) for employees, the government has announced. The National …

Claiming the Fifth SEISS grant -Everything you need to know

Posted on June 7, 2021 | Economy | Self Employment
As the deadline for the Fourth SEISS grant passes, many businesses will be looking ahead to the fifth instalment. Here is everything you need to know …