Tag: Covid19

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Covid-19 update 5. Thursday 26th March 2020

For today; Auto Enrolment pensions.  With the global impact of coronavirus dominating daily news, some of you and your workers may also be asking what this means for pension savings. We recognise this is a difficult time and we’ll be updating this page regularly. Presently, employers’ duties remain unchanged, so please where possible continue to […]

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Covid-19 update 4 (for Charities). Tuesday 24th March 2020

The Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator (OSCR) has advised the following; AGM’s – OSCR advises; “It may be that by postponing your AGM, you are not fulfilling what it says in your governing document. However, we would be understanding and proportionate about that. We would still ask you to send as much as you […]

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Covid-19 update 3. Friday 20th March 2020

The Chancellor of the Exchequer has just held a press conference today, 20th March 2020 at 5:00pm. Here are the details he had just announced. Employees Wage support 80% of an employee’s wage up to £2,500 will be paid if the employee was retained (was going to be made redundant) this will be backdated to […]

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Covid-19 Update 2. Thursday 19th March 2020

Regarding business loans help is expected to be available on Monday 23rd March 2020 called ‘Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme’ (CBILS). Businesses will need to apply through a participating lender. The full eligibility criteria has not yet been published, though at the time of writing includes: • turnover of no more than £41 million per annum […]

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Covid-19 update 1. Thursday 19th March 2020

Rather than answer individual enquiries about relief available at this unprecedented time, I will post a blog as information comes to hand. The reliefs have only been anounced by both Westminster and Holyrood. That is “the what”. They are now working out “the how”. Here is the latest information; Small Business Bonus Scheme: You can […]

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