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Coronavirus/COVID-19: Update 5 June 2020

After the notable announcement last week about the Job Retention Scheme and Self-Employment Income Support Scheme, the more recent financial updates in relation to COVID-19 are likely to have less of an impact and possibly affect fewer people. Nonetheless, they are still important to know and we appreciate if they help just one person are […]

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Coronavirus/COVID-19: Latest Update 2 June 2020 – Summary of Finance and Business Measures

This article summarises the business support measures the UK and Scottish governments, along with other NGBs and organisations have introduced as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak. Last updated 02 June; applications now open for English Local Authority Discretionary Grants For each measure we have listed the date of the latest change. Simply click on […]

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Coronavirus/COVID-19: Applications Open for Northumberland CC Local Grant Funding

On 1 May the Government announced a top up grant available via local authorities in England  to assist small and micro businesses who were not eligible for previous support via the Small Business Grant Funding and the Retail, Hospitality and Leisure Grant Funding. The Government provided guidance to local authorities outlining how the funding should […]

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Coronavirus/COVID-19: Update 29 May 2020

With announcements from the UK and Scottish Governments focusing on how lockdown restrictions can be eased, there have been few updates in relation to financial and economic support. That is until this afternoon, when Rishi Sunak announced that the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS) will be extended along with changes to the Coronavirus Job Retention […]

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GWA COVID-19 Risk Assessment

Information correct as of 21 May 2020 Everyone needs to assess and manage the risks of COVID-19. As an employer, we also have a legal responsibility to protect our staff, and others, from risk to their health and safety. You will have seen in our previous updates (Important Client Update COVID-19: Open for Business and […]

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Coronavirus/COVID-19: Update 5 June 2020

After the notable announcement last week about the Job Retention Scheme and Self-Employment Income Support Scheme, the more recent financial updates in relation to COVID-19 are likely to have less of an impact and possibly affect fewer people. Nonetheless, they are still important to know and we appreciate if they help just one person are […]


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Avoid the Cost of HMRC Investigation

Tax investigations by HMRC have been on the rise for a number of years. Anyone can be selected for an investigation by HMRC, whether you are a business, a director or an individual taxpayer. What does an investigation involve and why does it happen? Put simply, a tax investigation is when HMRC decides to take […]