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Additional funding for charities and social enterprise

27/05/2020

The government's dormant assets scheme allows money in accounts that have been dormant for at

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Further support for charities from VAT receipts

27/05/2020

It has been revealed by HM Treasury that the VAT collected on donated personal protective equipment

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Apply for NIC Childcare Credits

27/05/2020

National Insurance credits can help qualifying applicants to fill gaps in their National Insurance

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Reimbursing expenses for home office equipment

27/05/2020

HMRC has updated its guide for employers who have employees working from home due to the COVID-19

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Employee car ownership schemes

27/05/2020

An Employee Car Ownership Scheme (ECOS) is a set of arrangements whereby employees acquire cars from

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New HM Treasury instructions re CJRS

27/05/2020

The Chancellor, Rishi Sunak has made a further Treasury Direction under sections 71 and 76 of the

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Estate Agents who may be exempt from Money Laundering registration

27/05/2020

HMRC is responsible for the money laundering supervision of a number of businesses including estate

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Rules on waiving income or donating to charities

27/05/2020

HMRC has published a new press release that provides some advice for people choosing to give up

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New advisory fuel rates published

27/05/2020

Advisory fuel rates are intended to reflect actual average fuel costs and are updated quarterly. The

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Tackling redundant stock

26/05/2020

Many retailers and manufacturing businesses have stock on their shelves gathering dust. There are

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Winding-down the furlough scheme

26/05/2020

Without a doubt, the furlough scheme has provided small businesses with the means to retain staff

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Tax Diary June/July 2020

25/05/2020

1 June 2020 - Due date for Corporation Tax due for the year ended 31 August 2019. 19 June 2020 -

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Coronavirus Future Fund launched

21/05/2020

Last month, the Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, announced a number of measures to help innovative firms

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Maximum loan under CLBILS increased to £200m

21/05/2020

The scope of the Coronavirus Large Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CLBILS) is to be extended from

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Working safely during coronavirus

20/05/2020

The government has produced guidance to help employers, employees and the self-employed in England

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Guidance for employers on workplace testing

20/05/2020

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has published guidance for employers on workplace

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Trade credit insurance guarantee

20/05/2020

Trade credit insurance is a contract acquired by suppliers to make sure they get paid even if their

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Upcoming bank holiday dates

20/05/2020

We thought it would be useful to remind our readers of the upcoming bank holiday dates across

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Extension of vehicle MOT dates

20/05/2020

A reminder that MOT expiry dates are being extended by 6 months for all MOTs due on or after 30

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Launch of SSP Rebate Scheme

20/05/2020

Under the Coronavirus Statutory Sick Pay Rebate Scheme small-and medium-sized businesses and

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Coronavirus insolvency and AGM measures

20/05/2020

The insolvency measures to help prevent businesses unable to meet debts due to the impact of

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Claiming tax relief on work-related expenses

20/05/2020

Employees who need to buy substantial equipment to use as part of their employment may be able to

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Definition of trading profits for SEISS

20/05/2020

The Self-employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS) opened for applications on 13 May 2020. HMRC has

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Changing a company’s year end date

20/05/2020

There are special rules in place which limit the ability to change a company’s year-end date.

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