Paying back a false SEISS claim

Paying back a false SEISS claim

The Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS) provided financial support for self-employed individuals who experienced a reduction in profits due to the coronavirus pandemic. However, the scheme was subject to a lot of dishonesty; people were claiming SEISS...
Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) changes: August 2021

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) changes: August 2021

As national restrictions due to coronavirus have been lifted, from 01 August 2021, the CJRS will become less generous, and employers will be asked to contribute more towards the cost of furloughed employees’ wages. To be eligible, you must continue to pay your...
Limited businesses can now apply for exemption to self-isolation

Limited businesses can now apply for exemption to self-isolation

Throughout the pandemic, the NHS track and trace app has been a fantastic tool to tell people, who have potentially been in contact with coronavirus, that they need to isolate. However, as cases begin to rise due to the easing of social distancing restrictions, more...
Accounting Software: Which one should you use?

Accounting Software: Which one should you use?

Whether you are currently using digital accountancy software or still using more traditional methods (excel spreadsheets or manual records), the accountancy industry is undergoing a digital revolution. For those still using traditional methods, the government’s Making...
Plastic Packaging Tax to be introduced within the UK

Plastic Packaging Tax to be introduced within the UK

In aim to reduce plastic waste across the UK, the UK government have released the details of a new Plastic Packaging Tax which will take effect from 1 April 2022. This will encourage the use of recycled rather than new plastic within plastic packaging. This is...