• 12 May, 2020

    How to create a Government Gateway Account

    If you are planning to apply for the Self Employment Income Support Scheme then you will need to know how to create a Government Gateway Account. Here are some step by step instructions:You will need to have the following information... read more

  • 7 May, 2020

    Bounce Back Loan Applications

    Bounce Back Loan Applications (BBLS) are now being made to provide fast-track funding support for smaller businesses. The key features of the  scheme are:Apply for 25% of turnover up to a maximum of £50,000 (minimum £2000) Simple, seven-question application... read more

  • 6 May, 2020

    Self-Employment Income Support Scheme

    HMRC will this week start contacting people who may be eligible for the new Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS) telling them to be ready to claim when the portal opens next week. The process is intended to be quick and easy. If... read more

  • 4 May, 2020

    Latest Coronavirus Business Resources & Downloads

    Latest Resources:  Resources for Clients – Business News Update Resources for Clients: HMRC Release Details of SEISS Scheme SEISS Schedule Released By Government Member Briefing: Bounce Back Loan Scheme Update CBILS Update Apply For A Business Bounce Back Loan (BBBL) ... read more

  • 28 April, 2020

    Bounce Back Loans

    Bounce Back Loans were announced by the Chancellor, Rishi Sunak yesterday (27 April 2020) in a statement to the House of Commons on the government’s economic response to the Coronavirus outbreak. The Chancellor confirmed that the Office of Budget Responsibility... read more

  • 16 April, 2020

    Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme Claims

    HMRC have recently issued further changes to the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme and information about what you will need to have ready before the system goes live on April 20th. The changes regarding employee eligibility are these:you can claim for employees... read more

  • 3 April, 2020

    Changes to Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS)

    Many small businesses that have applied for a government backed Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS) loan thus far have been offered standard overdrafts and loans – without the Government's 80% guarantee – on the basis that they fit the... read more