Utilising Government support

As the situation around Coronavirus continues to develop, the Government has announced a number of measures to support businesses and individuals to mitigate its impact. 

Read the latest Government guidance below. 

The government has announced financial assistance packages for UK businesses to support them and mitigate the impact of coronavirus.   

Find out details of these benefits here. 

 

On 4th April 2020 the Government published updated and expanded guidance on furlough leave under the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS). We look at the key changes and clarifications introduced, and some of the remaining areas of uncertainty.

Read more here. 

On Friday 20th March the Chancellor announced a new Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme which is intended to support businesses through the coronavirus crisis by underwriting the employment costs for the employees they would otherwise need to make redundant or to lay off temporarily without pay. 

Click here to read more. 

With the eagerly awaited Coronavirus Self-employment Income Support Scheme being announced by the Chancellor on 26 March 2020, we look into the details as to how the scheme is going to provide for the estimated 5 million self-employed individuals across the UK.

Read more here.