Covid-19 furlough scheme extends to March 2021, along with extensions to the self-employed income support grant

As England entered a second lockdown on Thursday 5 2020, businesses and employees received an unexpected benefit from Chancellor Rishi Sunak. He announced a five-month extension of the furlough scheme to the end of March 2021. Employees unable to work during this time because their role is not required will receive 80% of their current […]

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New lifelines for small businesses

With new Coronavirus laws coming into force and ongoing economic uncertainty, many businesses are urgently seeking a helping hand. Some positive news is that the government has launched some new initiatives that could provide much needed cash injections for smaller organisations. Could you benefit from one or more of these? Kickstart Scheme – work opportunities […]

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