Job Retention Scheme: Employers to start contributing

Job Retention Scheme: Employers to start contributing

Tuesday 1 September marks the first major change to furlough, as the scheme winds down and employers start to pay towards salaries. What’s changed? Last month, employers were asked to contribute National Insurance and pensions contributions for all their furloughed...
Hospitality VAT drop: Are your systems in place?

Hospitality VAT drop: Are your systems in place?

Today marks the start of reduced VAT for the hospitality sector. This is great news in practice but, if you have not done so already, there are a few considerations that must be taken to ensure smooth running and reporting going forward. What does the temporary VAT...
Summer economic update: What’s new?

Summer economic update: What’s new?

There is monumental pressure on businesses to retain employees as the furlough scheme starts to wind down, jobs come under pressure and the number of individuals claiming Universal Credit reaches an all-time high. Yesterday, the Chancellor delivered his Summer...
Job Retention Scheme: Employers to start contributing

Job Retention Scheme: Latest guidance on claims after 1 July

On Friday 12 June, further guidance was provided as to how the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) will operate as it is wound down. Flexible furloughing From 1 July, employers will have greater flexibility to ‘part time furlough’ employees i.e. to bring back...