CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) LATEST NEWS UPDATES


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IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT
THE NEW BOUNCE BACK LOANS LAUNCHED
Posted: 4th May 2020
The new Bounce Back loans have launched this morning. You can borrow up to £50,000 and it is 100% backed by the government - so no personal guar...
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HOUSE OF LORDS ECONOMIC AFFAIRS COMMITTEE FINANCE BILL SUB-COMMITTEE REPORT
Posted: 28th April 2020
The Economic Affairs Finance Bill Sub-Committee was appointed by the House of Lords inthis session “to consider the draft Finance Bill 2019.&rdq...
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IR35 RULES FOUND TO BE RIDDLED WITH FLAWS AND UNFAIRNESSES
Posted: 27th April 2020
Witnesses told the Finance Bill sub-committee that IR35 rules had left them in a ‘halfway house’: they do not enjoy the rights that come ...
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BRITAIN BACK IN BUSINESS: CARMAKERS AND BUILDERS START THE ROAD TO RECOVERY
Posted: 24th April 2020
Manufacturers, retailers and builders trial methods to resume their trade despite lockdown Manufacturers and building firms across Britain are ...
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PERSIMMON TO REOPEN CONSTRUCTION SITES NEXT WEEK
Posted: 24th April 2020
Persimmon is reopening its construction sites next week, as builders endeavour to get back to work amid the UK’s lockdown. Workers are set for a...
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CORONA VIRUS NEWS
FIND CORONAVIRUS FINANCIAL SUPPORT FOR YOUR BUSINESS
Posted: 21st April 2020
The HMRC has released an updated page for businesses trying to discover what Financial help is available to them. Coronavirus (COVID-19) support is av...
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LOCAL AUTHORITY GRANT PAYMENTS AS OF 20 APRIL 2020
Posted: 21st April 2020
Stats are out for the Government grants issued so far,   Initial Allocation Number of hereditaments that the local authority has identified ma...
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JOB RETENTION SCHEME GOES LIVE WITH SHIFT WORKERS SHUT OUT
Posted: 20th April 2020
The government’s Job Retention Scheme (JRS) goes live at 8am today, Monday 20th April. However, there are warnings that the cost of the scheme ...
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NEWS
TAYLOR WIMPEY TO LOAN SELF-EMPLOYED £600 A MONTH
Posted: 16th April 2020
Taylor Wimpey to loan self-employed £600 a month Taylor Wimpey has opened a £5m hardship fund for self-employed trades to tide them over...
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CAPT TOM MOORE RAISES 12M FOR NHS
Posted: 16th April 2020
Capt Tom Moore, a veteran of the Second World War, has raised more than £12m after completing 100 laps of his garden ahead of his 100th birthday...
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CORONA VIRUS NEWS
4TH UPDATE TO THE CLAIM FOR YOUR EMPLOYEES' WAGES THROUGH THE CORONAVIRUS JOB RETENTION SCHEME
Posted: 16th April 2020
Find out if you’re eligible and how much you can claim to cover wages for employees on temporary leave ('furlough') due to coronavirus (COVID-19...
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CLAIM A GRANT THROUGH THE CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) SELF-EMPLOYMENT INCOME SUPPORT SCHEME
Posted: 14th April 2020
Update to the scheme if you're self-employed or a member of a partnership in the UK and have lost income due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Contents Who ...