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[…]

Covid-19 Crisis – Webinar

Government support for businesses during Covid-19 crisis We have been inundated with queries from clients regarding the announcements of government support during this unprecedented global crisis. In response to this, we have decided to host a webinar answering frequently asked questions on the government support available. The Chancellor is due to speak this evening at[…]

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 29 March 2020 What did the Chancellor announce in relation to furloughed workers? On Friday 20th March, the Chancellor announced under the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme, all UK employers will be able pay some of the salary costs of their furloughed employees with a monthly grant. Unfortunately there is scant detail about the scheme.[…]

12 months interest free loans via your bank

Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme 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 to our Covid-19 newsletter[…]

Support for retail, hospitality and leisure businesses that pay business rates – 20 March 2020

Following the covid-19 coronavirus outbreak, the government have introduced targeted measures for retail, hospitality and leisure businesses that pay business rates. The following has been taken directly from the UK government website. If you need our help or further advice, please email your usual Jack Ross contact. Support for retail, hospitality and leisure businesses that[…]

Covid-19 Self Assessment Income Tax Deferral Scheme – 20 March 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 daily and there is scant detailed information coming from the government. We will be keeping our website up to date and ensuring we[…]

Covid-19 VAT Deferral Scheme 20 March 2020

Eligibility 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 daily and there is scant detailed information coming from the government. We will keeping our website up to date and ensuring we give you the[…]