Monthly Archives April 2020

The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) – Update

We have been keeping you informed of the Governments responses to the coronavirus pandemic since the Chancellor announced a series of measures to support businesses and their employees. One of those measures is the CJRS, that allows employers to claim 80% of the wages of staff (up to a maximum of £2,500 per employee) that they have furloughed (been put on temporary leave). HMRC is working at pace to deliver the service that will allow businesses to make a claim. For our clients where we provide payrolls services we will have already contacted you to ease the process. Furlough Scheme
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The Corona Virus Job Retention Update: Furlough Scheme, SSP, Shielding and Self-isolation

Following the flurry of announcements from the Government last week we have had a little time to digest the information and speak to many of our clients. There is a significant level of misunderstanding which is not at all surprising. We thought it may be helpful to have another review of the employee related announcements to answer the common questions we are hearing. We are sure you will understand that the guidance is changing rapidly, and this update is correct to the best of our knowledge at this time. It should be read in conjunction with our detailed guidance referred
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