Council discretionary business grants still available

Council discretionary business grants still available

Wigan Council have announced that there is still money left in their discretionary grant pot to support the borough’s businesses through the Covid-19 pandemic. More than 71 per cent of the small business grant scheme has now been allocated along with 50 per cent of...
How your Covid-19 claims could affect your R&D tax credits

How your Covid-19 claims could affect your R&D tax credits

We are expecting HMRC to challenge future claims for Research and Development tax credits on the basis of claims made under the various Covid-19 support schemes. This is because subsidies and grants will affect eligibility for R&D tax credit claims. RDP has...
Vat deferral period ends soon

Vat deferral period ends soon

During the Covid 19 pandemic, HMRC has allowed VAT registered businesses to defer the payment of any VAT which fell due between 20th March and 30th June without incurring any interest or penalties. This period is now almost at an end and VAT due for periods ended on...
Discretionary Business Grants: Details Released

Discretionary Business Grants: Details Released

A discretionary business grant fund has been made available to councils by the Government to support businesses which are NOT eligible for the Small Business Grant Funding (SBGF) or Retail, Hospitality and Leisure Grant (RHLG) but which have been affected by the...
Extension to Self Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS)

Extension to Self Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS)

Rishi Sunak has announced that the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme will be extended, with those eligible able to claim a second and final grant capped at £6,570 Those eligible under the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS), which has so far seen 2.3...