News and Updates

 

Updates to the furlough scheme and self employed grant

10 June 2020 will be the last day that employers can place employees on furlough. From 1 July, 'flexible furlough' is being introduced, meaning employees will be able to work part-time and be furloughed part-time.  Businesses will decide how that will work (in terms...

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SSP COVID reclaim from 26 May 2020

The Government announced on 19 May 2020 that a new online service will be launched on 26 May for small and medium-sized employers to recover Statutory Sick Pay (SSP) payments they have made to their employees. Please follow the link to the Government website for more...

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Furlough extended to end of October

Rishi Sunak has announced the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme will be extended for four months, until the end of October 2020. Until the end of July, there are no changes. From August to October 2020, the scheme continues on the basis furloughed employees can be...

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Bounce Back Loan

The Bounce Back Loan scheme will help small and medium-sized businesses to borrow between £2,000 and £50,000. The government will guarantee 100% of the loan and there won’t be any fees or interest to pay for the first 12 months. Loan terms will be up to 6 years. No...

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