Rishi Sunak Releases the Main Points From the 2020 Spending Review

Rishi Sunak Releases the Main Points From the 2020 Spending Review

Rishi Sunak says the spending review comes as the coronavirus health emergency is not over and the economic emergency has only just begun. The Chancellor has said he will prioritise jobs, businesses and public services. He reported that the Government is spending...
Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) – Notice Periods

Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) – Notice Periods

HM Treasury has confirmed that statutory and contractual notice periods will not be covered by the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme from 1 December and that details of future claims will be published online. For claim periods starting on or after 1 December, employers...
Are You Ready For New Rules For Business With The EU?

Are You Ready For New Rules For Business With The EU?

Urgent message from the business secretary: “There is just over a month to go until the end of the transition period and there will be new rules to follow from 1 January 2021 onwards. As Business Secretary, as business secretary, I urge you to act now to avoid your...
£1Million Annual Investment Allowance Extended

£1Million Annual Investment Allowance Extended

The Government have shared some good news that the current Annual Investment Allowance (AIA) of £1,000,000, which was due to revert down to £200,000 on 1 January 2021, will be extended for a further year to 1 January 2022. Businesses, including manufacturing firms,...
New Government Coronavirus Scheme to Pay Up to Half of Wages

New Government Coronavirus Scheme to Pay Up to Half of Wages

Today 22 October, Rishi Sunak has announced big changes to the Job Support Scheme (JSS) which has been set to replace the Furlough scheme in November. This has occurred due to many businesses being forced to shut in Tier 2 and Tier 3 areas.  However, the Chancellor...
The Job Retention Bonus

The Job Retention Bonus

The Job Retention Bonus   Make sure your employees are paid the minimum income threshold to be eligible for the £1,000 Job Retention Bonus.   For employers to claim the £1,000 Job Retention Bonus for each employee that is still employed since being...