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When furlough started earlier this year in March it is doubtful that employers expected it to run this long. However, no one can deny that it has been a welcome relief especially for employees who feared instant dismissals. Unfortunately, since fo...

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June 19, 2020


Undoubtedly, most of the businesses are dealing with great difficulties due to the COVID19 pandemic. Therefore, to help the companies to cope with this period of financial disruption, on 20 April, the Chancellor announced the Future Fund Scheme. V...

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June 18, 2020


In March 2020 the UK government announced the COVID-19 Statutory Sick Pay (SSP) Rebate Scheme to support the small and medium-sized businesses affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Under this scheme, small and medium-sized employers, with fewer than ...

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June 02, 2020


The British Chancellor Mr. Rishi Sunak announced temporary VAT payments deferral measures on 20th March 2020 to support businesses with cash-flow problems during the COVID-19 pandemic. It effectively means that all the UK VAT registered businesses...

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May 19, 2020


The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme and furlough apparently are here to stay. Furlough has been extended for another 4 months. Furlough was started as a temporary scheme from 1st March 2020 and now it has been extended to October 2020 at present....

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May 18, 2020