Self Employed Income Support Scheme Round Two Opens 17th August

Self Employed Income Support Scheme Round Two Opens 17th August

The Self Employed Income Support Scheme (SEISS) has been extended to a second round. The first round is now closed to applicants and round two will open on Monday 17th August. If you were eligible for the first grant and can confirm to HMRC that your business has been...
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...
Furlough scheme extended until October

Furlough scheme extended until October

The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (furlough) has been extended until October as the Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, continues the government’s help businesses through the Coronavirus pandemic. Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme will continue until end of October...