01-06-20 COVID-19 UPDATE – Hinton Abbott Risk Assessment For COVID-19 In The Workplace

General At the entrance door to the office is a hand sanitising facility with printed instructions asking everyone to use it. We have antibacterial wipes which we use to wipe over every surface as much as required but at least every two days. Distancing The employees will not all be working at head office every [...]

By |2020-06-01T05:36:54+00:00June 1st, 2020|Covid-19|0 Comments

15-04-20 COVID-19 Update – Gov.Uk Business Support Measures

A full range of business support measures have been made available to UK businesses. This page helps businesses find out how to access the support that has been made available, who is eligible, when the schemes open and how to apply. https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/financial-support-for-businesses-during-coronavirus-covid-19

By |2020-06-01T05:37:13+00:00April 15th, 2020|Covid-19|0 Comments

27-03-20 COVID-19 Update – Applying For Furlough Scheme / The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme is a temporary scheme open to all UK employers for at least three months starting from 1 March 2020. We expect the scheme to be up and running by the end of April. Furloughed employees must have been on your PAYE payroll on 29 February 2020, and can be on any type [...]

By |2020-04-15T11:23:46+00:00March 27th, 2020|Covid-19|0 Comments

27-03-20 COVID-19 Update – Self-Employed

Following the government’s announcement for help for the self-employed, this scheme will allow you to claim a taxable grant worth 80% of your trading profits up to a maximum of £2,500 per month for the next 3 months. This may be extended if needed.  This assistance is only due to persons whose Average Net Profit [...]

By |2020-04-15T11:26:18+00:00March 27th, 2020|Covid-19|0 Comments

26-03-20 COVID-19 Update – Payroll Furlough Leave Explanation

Hinton Abbott have put together a brief explanation of the payroll Furlough term and how it works. Last week HMRC launched their Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme in an effort to avoid business closures. This scheme allows all UK employers a grant of up to £2,500 per employee, to cover 80% of the wages of employees [...]

By |2020-04-15T11:27:51+00:00March 27th, 2020|Covid-19|0 Comments

25-03-20 COVID-19 Update – Delayed VAT Payments

Further to our recent email regarding Government assistance, we have discovered that the provision for delaying VAT payments relate to quarters ending February, or March, or April.   Therefore as this provision is being offered by HMRC to assist your cashflow in these difficult times, and as it is interest free (or so we understand [...]

By |2020-04-15T11:30:33+00:00March 27th, 2020|Covid-19|0 Comments

23-03-20 COVID-19 Update – What’s The Impact?

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme For any employee who is furloughed (has no work provided to them by their employer) due to Coronavirus, the Government will pay the employer 80% of their gross salary up to a maximum of £2,500 for the month, and for 3 months. Application has to be made to the HMRC for [...]

By |2020-04-15T11:34:09+00:00March 23rd, 2020|Covid-19|0 Comments