Furlough extended until March 2021

Furlough extended until March 2021

The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) is being extended until 31st March 2021. This is what we know so far before the full guidance is published on 10th November: The scheme rules are predominantly the same with a few revisions. Employees will receive 80% of...
UK Housing Market Boom – Is Now A Good Time To Invest?

UK Housing Market Boom – Is Now A Good Time To Invest?

  UK Property Boom – Is Now A Good Time To Invest?  After months of the property market being on hold, UK house prices have now reached a new all-time high. A national lockdown caused by the COVID-19 pandemic drew the UK to a complete standstill. Loosening of...
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...
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...