Furlough Scheme Extended throughout the UK to March 31st.

Furlough Scheme Extended throughout the UK to March 31st.   Businesses and people across the UK given certainty over winter months with further support announced by Chancellor Rishi Sunak.  The furlough scheme will now be extended until the end of March across all nations.  Workers across the United Kingdom will benefit from increased support with a five-month…

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The Original Furlough Scheme is back: Who can claim?

The Original Furlough Scheme is back: Who can claim? Originally introduced in March, the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme has been extended beyond the original October deadline. What has changed? The Furlough scheme had been winding down over the last couple of months, with 70% government contribution to hours not worked in September and the employer paying…

Job Support Scheme Factsheet

Job Support Scheme Factsheet What is it? The Job Support Scheme is designed to protect viable jobs in businesses who are facing lower demand over the winter months due to Covid-19, to help keep their employees attached to the workforce. The company will continue to pay its employee for time worked, but the burden of…

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Flexible Furlough From 1 July Under Revised CJRS

Flexible Furlough From 1 July Under Revised CJRS   Changes to the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) will apply a month earlier than expected. From 1 July the scheme will allow part-time working, but staff must have been furloughed by 10 June to be eligible. The Chancellor has announced the government’s plans to change the CJRS which…

Statutory Sick Pay

Statutory Sick Pay (SSP) Rebate Scheme Launched

Statutory Sick Pay (SSP) Rebate Scheme Launched The Statutory Sick Pay Reclaim Scheme will be open to employers who had fewer than 250 employees as at 28th February and also had an active PAYE scheme as at that date. The Coronavirus outbreak has introduced two new reasons, into the SSP regulations, for incapacity. These are:…

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Furlough scheme cut-off date extended to 19 March

Furlough scheme cut-off date extended to 19 March Thousands of more employees will able to receive support through the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) after the eligibility date was extended to 19 March 2020, the government announced today. eligibility cut-off date for Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme extended to 19 March 2020 the change will mean…

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Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) – FAQ’s

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) – FAQ’s The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme will allow employers to reclaim 80% of the salaries of any employees who have been reclassified as ‘furloughed’ workers, up to a cap of £2,500 per month. This will be paid in the form of a grant provided by the government. The definition…

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Update – Job Retention Scheme

We understand that HMRC has advised that PAYE directors ARE included in the Job Retention Scheme for furloughed workers. This is on the same basis as other employed workers but will not include dividends. In addition, directors must not be working – ie fee-earning – but can carry out admin and compliance functions. If customers…