Summer Statement 8 July 2020

July 9th, 2020
The Chancellor, Rishi Sunak continued with his campaign to support the business and jobs community today, 8 July 2020, a... Read this article >>

Which businesses can reopen 4th July 2020

July 8th, 2020
As the town of Leicester demonstrates, the recent announcement that many businesses would be able to reopen since 4 July... Read this article >>

What happens if VAT rates are changed

July 6th, 2020
A number of EU countries have reduced VAT rates in an attempt to stimulate the economy: if VAT rates fall, prices should... Read this article >>

Tax Diary July/August 2020

July 2nd, 2020
1 July 2020 – Due date for corporation tax due for the year ended 30 September 2019. 6 July 2020 – Complete ... Read this article >>

New support for High Street

July 2nd, 2020
A package of support to help high streets to get back on their feet was launched 12 June 2020. This announcement was mad... Read this article >>

Brexit – no extension to transition period

July 2nd, 2020
It is now confirmed that the UK will neither accept nor seek any extension to the Transition Period. From 1 January 2020... Read this article >>

Parents returning from paternity or maternal leave

July 2nd, 2020
One aspect of the 1 July changes to the CJRS was the closing date to new entrants was set as 30 June 2020. This disadvan... Read this article >>

Unwinding furlough

July 2nd, 2020
Last month we commented on the changes to the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) that commenced at the beginning of... Read this article >>

Lock-down independence day 4th July 2020

June 30th, 2020
The changes to lock-down announced by the Prime Minister last week are summarised below. Most are effective from 4th Jul... Read this article >>

Option to defer VAT payments ends this month

June 25th, 2020
One of the government’s schemes to assist VAT registered businesses with their cashflow during the current COVID d... Read this article >>