Coronavirus Webinar 30 March 2020

Please see below for our webinar on the help available from government for small businesses, including barristers and employers, during the Covid-19 coronavirus crisis. Subjects covered include interest-free loans grants for retails and hospitality businesses deferring VAT and self assessment payments Job retention scheme support for self-employed who earn up to £50,000 per annum Please[…]

Self-Employment Income Support Scheme Grant (Covid-19)

On Thursday 26th March, the chancellor announced measures to help self-employed workers during the coronavirus epidemic. The following has been taken directly from the government business support website. The scheme will provide a grant to self-employed individuals or partnerships, worth 80% of their profits up to a cap of £2,500 per month. HMRC will use[…]

Support for businesses that pay little or no business rates

Taken from the government website The government will provide additional Small Business Grant Scheme funding for local authorities to support small businesses that already pay little or no business rates because of small business rate relief (SBBR), rural rate relief (RRR) and tapered relief. This will provide a one-off grant of £10,000 to eligible businesses[…]

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

UPDATED 9 APRIL 2020 What has changed since 7th April? As below, we advised that business owners must submit their own applications for the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme grant, and that we, unfortunately, could not do this on our clients’ behalf. We are pleased to say that HMRC have released new information which indicates that[…]

12 months interest free loans via your bank

Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme Updated: 7th April 2020 On 20th March 2020, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak, announced several measures to help businesses across the UK who will be affected by the Covid-19 coronavirus. The situation is changing rapidly. This was the third significant announcement by the Chancellor in 10 days. Subscribe[…]