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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 250 employees, will be able to apply to HMRC to recover the costs of paying coronavirus-related SSP. The Coronavirus Statutory Si...

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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 that have a VAT payment due between 20th March 2020 and 30th June 2020 can postpone their payments to HMRC until 31st March 2021...

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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.

What exactly is furlough?

Actually the term worried many at the beginning as it means to &...

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May 18, 2020


Businesses are facing hard-hitting troubles due to the global outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic. Many small business owners are considering getting grants to fund their businesses. The good news is that the government has set out tailor made measures to facilitate the public services, people and businesses during this trying period. 

Quantum of funding pr...

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May 14, 2020


Self-employed people are an important part of UK’s workforce who have clearly been looking for encouragement and support during this national emergency.

HMRC has started contacting around 3.5m taxpayers who may be eligible for the government’s self-employment income support scheme (SEISS) In case they have suffered loss in income, then taxable grant wi...

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May 12, 2020