The 5th SEISS Grant – All You Need to Know

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The fifth SEISS (Self-Employed Income Support Scheme) grant application has been announced by the government. Eligible participants will be contacted through text, email, letter or through SEISS government portal informing when and how to apply. This is to be the final support self-employed grant to be made available to the public to help through the loss of profits caused by … Read More

HMRC will go after company directors for furlough fraud

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HM Revenue & Customs has published a draft legislation where it warned it will impose a penalty on directors and sole traders who deliberately flout the rules of the government’s coronavirus furlough scheme. HMRC will recover the payments with penalties where recipients were not entitled and payment is not used to pay employees under:  the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS); the … Read More

COVID-19 Job Retention on Furlough Q&A

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Q: If an existing employee is furloughed and they seek additional employment with another company temporarily - are they able to remain on furlough with us? A: If employees have more than one employer they can be furloughed for each job. Each job is separate, and the cap applies to each employer individually. Employees can be furloughed in one job ... Read More