Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme – FAQs

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme – FAQs

Following current government guidance on the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS), the Confederation of British Industry’s (CBI) daily webinar clarified the following points: How much can employers claim? Firms can claim 80% of wages up to a maximum of £2,500 per...
Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme – FAQs

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme was announced at a government press conference on Friday 20 March. The new Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) has been set up to help pay people’s wages.  Any employer in the country (small or large, including charitable or...
Self-Employed Income Support Scheme announced

Self-Employed Income Support Scheme announced

Chancellor’s Announcement 26 March 2020 The Chancellor has announced the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme as part of the package of measures to support the economy. The new Self -Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS) will give a direct cash grant worth...
Govt announce further businesses and premises to close

Govt announce further businesses and premises to close

Following the announcements made by the Prime Minister last night, the Government has issued a guidance document on further business closures through the Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government. All non-essential premises must now close. Takeaway and...