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October 2020 Newsletter

As October comes to an end we are pleased to present our Newsletter for this Autumn with articles including, our ‘Front Page News’; Covid-19 Loans; Tax Cash Flow- Your Next Step; Brexit: Imports & Exports. October 2020 Newsletter
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July 2020 Newsletter

July has arrived and we are pleased to present our Newsletter for this summer with articles including our front page ‘Thank You’ to all of our staff who have kept up to date with the constant changes in working practices during the Coronavirus lockdown and beyond, to  Research and Development: the tomorrow business; Cars, chairs, tax and tables: working from home and the Covid-19 round up. July 2020 Newsletter
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The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS)

We have been keeping you informed of the Government’s responses to the coronavirus pandemic as they have been released. We would love to hear your feedback and whether there is anything more you would like us to do in these strange times. The Government has announced significant support measures to date and in our last update we informed you of some upcoming changes on the CJRS (Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme) and the detailed guidance was released last week We are now looking at the 14th update by the government on this topic. The guidance can be found at this link.
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Changes to the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme and the Self Employment Income Support Scheme

On Friday’s government briefing the Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, announced major changes and extensions to both the Job Retention Scheme for employees and the Self Employment Income Support Scheme. We have outlined the changes to each scheme below.   Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme Closure of Scheme to new applicants The scheme will close to new entrants from 30 June. From this point onwards, employers will only be able to furlough employees that they have furloughed for a full three-week period prior to 30 June. This means that the final date by which an employer can furlough an employee for the first
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Self-Employment Income Support Scheme

The Self-Employment Support Scheme system has gone live today (at 8am). Please see our previous posts on the scheme details and eligibility (Update No 14 05/05/20) and (Update No 15 06/05/20). The link to the claim system is: https://www.tax.service.gov.uk/self-employment-support/enter-unique-taxpayer-reference HMRC are phasing claims so not everyone can claim today but everyone will be able to claim over the next few days. The claim must be made by the taxpayer and not us (as your agent). We have already guided people through the system which does appear to be straightforward. You will need your: Self Assessment Unique Taxpayer Reference (UTR) –
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