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Updated: 2 December 2020

Coronavirus is a global health crisis with far reaching implications, the extent of which are still becoming apparent. The overwhelming priority is now to contain the virus and minimise its spread, reducing the impact it will have on individuals, families and communities around the world. Our thoughts are with all those that have been affected.

Our Response

We trust you are keeping well in these challenging times. Clearly government guidelines are changing on a daily basis, but, we wanted to take a moment to outline the approach we are adopting for the time-being. READ MORE

Support for Business

Updated 05-05-20. The government have introduced a wide range of measures designed to support business through this crisis. Their dedicated web pages now include a “corona virus support finder” that will tell you what measures are available to you. If you have any queries on how to go about a specific claim, please let us know.

Link to the corona virus support finder is HERE.

Update 02-12-20. New Job Retention Scheme (CJRS V3).

The government have issued guidance on how the CJRS V3 will work for claims for November 2020 to January 2021. READ MORE…

Update 02-12-20. Third SEISS grant for self-employed.

The window for the 3rd SEISS grant claim opened on 30.11.20. READ MORE…

Update 25-09-20. Winter Economy Plan.

The Chancellor has announced the additional measures to support businesses through the current phase of the pandemic. READ MORE…

Update 03-06-20. Flexible furlough from 1 July under revised CJRS.

The Chancellor has announced the government’s plans to change the CJRS which will now be re-engineered to support businesses sending staff back to work. READ MORE…

Update 03-06-20. COVID-19: Second lump sum for self-employed

The Chancellor has announced a second and final grant to the eligible self-employed, based on 70% of earnings and capped at £6,570. READ MORE…

Update 05-05-20. Updated Guidance on Support for Self-Employed.

HMRC has published further guidance on the SEISS and details of how to check eligibility and how to make a claim. READ MORE

Update 05-05-20. HMRC announce “Bounce Back” loan scheme.

You can now apply for this loan scheme which is designed to help the smaller business. READ MORE

Update 27-04-20. CJRS issue with annually paid directors.

As claims under the CJRS were being made in their 1000s from Monday 20 April, it became apparent that there was an issue with employees that are paid annually. READ MORE…

Update 24-04-20. HMRC opens portal for claims under the Job Retention Scheme.

On 20 April HMRC opened the CJRS portal for employers to start making their claims for grants under the scheme. READ MORE...

Update 08-04-20. Sole Directors & the CJRS.

There has been some further guidance on this issue from HMRC. Here are some answers to some FAQs. READ MORE…

Update 03-04-20. Deferral of VAT payments.

If you’re a UK VAT registered business and have a VAT payment due between 20 March 2020 and 30 June 2020, you have the option to.. READ MORE…

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