Self-Employed Grant: Claim from 30th November

Self-Employed Grant – Claim from 30th NovemberThe third instalment of Self-Employed Income Support can be claimed from 30th November 2020. The third instalment of Self-Employed Income Support (SEISS) can be claimed from Monday 30th November 2020. As a result of the continued impact of coronavirus on business, including the requirement for lockdown measures and trading…

Claim Your Business Closure Grant

Are You Eligible for a Business Closure Grant?Businesses that are forced to close or are placed under trading restrictions may be eligible for a grant. Find out if you’re eligible. The government’s covid tier system has meant that many businesses, particularly in Tier 4, are forced to close or are placed under trading restrictions. These…

Furlough Scheme Extended

Furlough Scheme ExtendedThe government has extended the Job Retention Scheme until 31 March 2021. Due to the continued impact of coronavirus on businesses across the country the government have extended the Job Retention Scheme (JRS) or “furlough scheme” until 31st March 2021. This applies to businesses across the UK, whether they are open or closed.…

Self-Employed Coronavirus Grant Increased

Self-Employed Coronavirus Grant IncreasedThe upcoming SEISS Grant covering the period from 1st November 2020 to 31 January 2021 has been increased from 20% to 40% of average trading profits. The UK Government has responded to the continued impact that Covid-19 has had on many self-employed businesses and has taken action to provide additional support. The…

Coronavirus Redundancy: Beware the Pitfalls

Coronavirus Redundancy: Beware the Pitfalls Employers never wish to be in the position of considering redundancy however with the pandemic having unprecedented economic impact across the globe it may be a reality that many will need to face. And while redundancy in itself is process that needs to be carefully navigated, the covid-19 crisis presents…