Changes to Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme. Flexible Furlough scheme introduced from 1 July, employers to gradually increase their contribution to wage costs beginning with NI and employer pension contribution costs and rising to 20% by October when the scheme will end. Self Employment Income Support Scheme extended, now ending in August, with a single payment of up to £6,570 to cover June, July and August.
Calls for parity for the self-employed with those furloughed. SEISS v CJRS
Who checks whether HMRC is right about your eligibility for SEISS and the amount of your payment? Your accountant.
First details of the Self-Employed Income Support Scheme announced by the Government on 26 March 2020.