Xero ready for the new VAT rates

Xero ready for the new VAT rates

Last week the chancellor announced a temporary cut in the VAT rate for certain supplies in the hospitality and tourism sector with the standard 20% rate is being reduced to 5% from 15 July 2020 until 12 January 2021. We’re pleased to say that Xero’s got...
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...
Update to Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

Update to Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

On 29 May, the Chancellor announced further details regarding the extension of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS). The intention is now for the scheme to end on 31 October 2020, with changes being introduced from 1 July 2020 to allow more flexibility and from...
Getting Ready for the Self-employment Income Support Scheme

Getting Ready for the Self-employment Income Support Scheme

The government grant scheme for the self employed is set to launch on the 13th May and to qualify for the taxable grant calculated at 80% of your profits for a 3 month period you will need to check if you qualify on the HMRC eligibility checker...