Category Archives: COVID19 Support

Available COVID19 support

Available COVID19 support

Here is some of the latest information about available COVID19 support. This includes the latest on the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS), the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) and the VAT deferral new payment scheme. SEISS The online claims service for the fourth grant of the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS) is now open to […]

Fourth SEISS grant

Fourth SEISS grant

HMRC will soon be contacting people about the Fourth SEISS grant.  The Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS) will continue until September with a fourth and fifth grant. Here’s a bit of information on what to expect. Fourth SEISS grant – Eligibility and calculation Much of the eligibility criteria remains unchanged from the third grant, with […]

Budget for 2021

Budget for 2021

Last week, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, delivered the government’s Budget for 2021. In his speech, the Chancellor announced extensions to a number of current COVID-19 schemes.  This was alongside additional support for individuals and businesses. Below is a summary of some of the measures announced for employers, including details about tax rate changes. Information about […]

Latest COVID-19 support information

Latest COVID-19 support information

Here is the latest COVID-19 support information for employers on the financial support schemes available.  It includes updates on deferring VAT and claiming for furloughed staff through the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS). VAT deferral new payment scheme – join from 23‌‌‌‌ February If businesses deferred paying VAT due in the period from 20‌‌‌‌ ‌March to […]

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 […]