Accountancy News

Covid 19 – Statutory sick pay recovery

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, the government announced today (19 May 2020). The Coronavirus Statutory Sick Pay Rebate Scheme was...

Covid 19 – Workplace guidence

The government, in consultation with industry, has produced guidance to help make sure workplaces are as safe as possible. Read the new guidance and take steps to reassure staff and customers that you're working safely....

Covid 19 – Furlough scheme extended

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme extended by four months - until the end of October 2020. Furloughed workers will continue to receive 80% of the current salary from the Government, up to the value of £2,500 a month; New flexibility will be introduced from August, in...

Covid 19 – Top-up to local business grant funds scheme

The Business Secretary Alok Sharma and Minister for Regional Growth and Local Government, Simon Clarke spoke to local authorities in England yesterday to set out that up to £617 million would be made available. This is an additional 5% uplift to the £12.33 billion...