Self-Employed Support

Businesses eligible for the first Self Employment grant must make their claim by Monday 13th July 2020.   At the end of May the government announced that the scheme would be extended, with a second and final payment being made in August 2020.   The deadline of 13th July...

HMRC update their Guidance on the SEISS scheme.   A summary from the HMRC website guidance:   Who can claim? You can claim if you are a self-employed individual or a member of a partnership and: you carry on a trade which has been adversely affected by coronavirus you traded...

Like the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme for employers the initial HMRC guidance on the grant scheme to support the self-employed and members in partnerships was also very sketchy. In outline the Self-Employed Income Support Scheme allows the self-employed to claim 80% of their average profits for...

The Government has stepped in to provide support to certain areas of the economy but even with this becoming available in the coming weeks, some of us will need advice on how to survive the lock down. Here are our thoughts. Apply for all Government...

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...

UPDATED: 23 March 2020 16:15   As we are in unprecedented times and there are no doubts that business is going to be tough over the coming weeks / months. This is a guide to some support available to you as business owners at the moment, with links...