Author: Esther

Written 26 March 2020   Help for the Self Employed   Chancellor Rishi Sunak has announced measures to support the self-employed and partnerships. The Self-employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS) will support self-employed individuals (including members of partnerships) whose income has been negatively impacted by COVID-19. The scheme will provide a...

From today (25 March 2020), businesses will be able to apply for a 3-month extension for filing their accounts.   This joint initiative between the government and Companies House will mean businesses can prioritise managing the impact of Coronavirus.   As part of the agreed measures, while companies will...

PLEASE NOTE: NOTE THIS GUIDANCE IS STILL INCOMPLETE AND THE GOVERNMENT NEED TO ISSUE FURTHER BRIEFING NOTES ON THE DETAIL. We have added further guidance  on how to claim here  Introduction Under the coronavirus Job Retention Scheme, all UK employers with a PAYE scheme will be able to...

The Government will support businesses by deferring Valued Added Tax (VAT) payments for 3 months. The deferral will apply for payments dates falling between 20 March 2020 to 30 June 2020. All UK businesses are eligible.   If businesses wish to take advantage of the deferral you MUST stop...