Covid-19 Business Support Hub


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Please read the articles below for our latest updates.

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New legislation introduced to protect redundancy pay of furloughed workers


30 Jul 2020

The Government has announced that from 31 July 2020 any furloughed worker that is made redundant will receive a payment …
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Government confirms Job Retention Bonus of £1,000


22 Jul 2020

During the Summer Economic Update, the Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced his Plan for Jobs, which included a new incentive for …
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Upcoming key dates for the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme


22 Jul 2020

In the next few weeks, employers may need to submit additional information or change the way they manage their Coronavirus …
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Paying for COVID-19: Government begins exploring tax take back


22 Jul 2020

The Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, has commissioned the Office of Tax Simplification (OTS) to undertake a review into how Capital Gains …
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Government confirms the next steps for the digitisation of taxation


22 Jul 2020

The Treasury has released new details on the next steps it intends to take as part of its long-term tax …
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Download our updated Coronavirus Support grids


16 Jul 2020

Following the Chancellor’s Summer Economic Update on Wednesday 8 July, we have comprehensively updated our Coronavirus Support Grid and our …
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Coronavirus apprenticeships guidance updated


16 Jul 2020

Updated guidance from the Department for Education on apprenticeships during the Coronavirus crisis has been published and contains a number …
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HM Revenue & Customs updates Self-Employment Income Support Scheme guidance


16 Jul 2020

Ahead of the second round of funding for the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS) opening for applications on 17 August, …
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Reminder: Deferral of second payment on account


16 Jul 2020

Those facing financial difficulty as a result of COVID-19 are being reminded that they can defer their second 2019/20 self-assessment …
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HM Revenue & Customs confirms first arrest in connection with furlough fraud


16 Jul 2020

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has revealed that a 57-year-old man from Solihull in the West Midlands was arrested on …
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