CORONAVIRUS: Update on the HMRC Measures Available to Deal with COVID-19 Disruptions

Job Retention Scheme - REMINDER

The online system has been changed so that it is now possible to delete an incorrect claim within 72 hours of submitting it.

Self-Employment Income Support Scheme - REMINDER

Just a reminder that claims for the first grant, relating to being adversely affected before 14 July 2020, must be submitted by 13 July 2020.

Applications for the second grant, relating to being adversely affected on or after 14 July 2020, will open on 17 August 2020.

Self-Employment Income Support Scheme - UPDATE

The examples in the guidance of how a business could have been adversely affected by COVID-19 have been expanded to include additional costs such as buying protective equipment to trade following social distancing rules.

Monday, 6th July, 2020