A quick reminder – what’s the purpose of the furlough scheme? Before looking at the changes to the scheme it’s worth just reminding ourselves why the furlough scheme (officially the Corona Virus Job Retention Scheme) was introduced. It was aimed at discouraging employers from making mass redundancies. Under the furlough scheme, the state pays the … Read more
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The most recent update to the furlough scheme announced last week makes a number of changes. Some of them are beneficial for organisations like owner managed businesses and small charities but there are some problems too. Because of the deadline for new applications being very soon it’s now urgent to review how this might work … Read more
Local authorities are now opening up their process for the discretionary business support grants, but the time to apply is already running out. Each authority does have discretion as to exactly how they run their scheme but the government has given guidance. If your business or charity is: In a shared office or workspace A … Read more