Category Archives: COVID19 Support

Self Assessment Late Payment Penalties

Self Assessment late payment penalties

HMRC recently announced that customers will not be charged the initial 5% Self Assessment late payment penalties if they pay their tax or make a Time to Pay arrangement by the 1st of‌‌ April 2021. As always, the payment deadline for Self Assessment was the 31st of January and interest will be charged from the 1st […]

Submit January (CJRS) claims

Submit Coronavirus JRS claims

This is a reminder to Submit January (CJRS) claims now before the upcoming deadline for Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme claims Submit January (CJRS) claims now If you haven’t submitted your claims for January, you must do so by the deadline of Monday‌‌ ‌15 February. As a reminder, the UK Government will pay 80% of employees’ […]

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme deadlines

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme deadlines

If you are submitting claims or taking advantage of payment deferral there are some Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme deadlines you need to be aware of. Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) The CJRS has been extended to 31‌‌‌ ‌‌March 2021 for all parts of the UK. From 1‌‌‌ ‌November, the UK Government will pay 80% of […]

Third SEISS Grant

Third SEISS Grant

Applications are now open for the third SEISS grant for self-employed people affected by coronavirus (COVID-19). The rules on who is eligible to claim are different to those for the previous SEISS grants. However, a Self Assessment tax return for the tax year 2018 to 2019 showing self-employment income will still need to have been […]

How to claim under the extension of CJRS

How to claim under the extension of CJRS

New guidance on how to claim under the extension of CJRS (Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme) is now available on GOV‌‌.UK.  To check if you are eligible and to get ready to claim, go to GOV‌‌.UK and search ‘Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme’. You are now able to apply for CJRS online for periods from the 1st […]

More information on the extension of CJRS and SEIS

More information on the extension of CJRS and SEIS

The UK government has recently made available more information on the extension of CJRS and SEIS Schemes.  This is a summary. Extension of CJRS (the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme) The Chancellor has announced that CJRS will be extended until the end of March‌‌‌ 2021 for all parts of the UK.  For claim periods running to […]

Extension of CJRS and SEIS Schemes

extension of CJRS and SEIS Schemes

The UK government has recently announced the extension of CJRS and SEIS Schemes.  Here’s a bit more information on how it will work. Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS), which was due to end on the 31st of October, will now be extended, with the UK government paying: 80% of wages […]

Time to Pay arrangements

time to pay arrangements

The Government recently announced Time to Pay arrangements in respect of deferred VAT payments and Self Assessment.  Here’s a bit more detail. VAT Deferral New Payment Scheme If you deferred VAT payments that were due between the 20th of March and the 30th of June 2020, then these payments need to be made to HMRC […]