New grants to help fund recovery for SMEs

The Government has announced £20m in funding to help SMEs in England recover from the effects of the COVID crisis. SMEs can access grants for new technology and other equipment. The grants can also be used for professional, legal, financial and other advice to assist...

Second Self-Employment Income Support Scheme opens today

Self–employed businesses can apply for the second Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS) grant from today until 19th October 2020. If your business has been adversely affected by COVID on or after 14th July 2020, have traded since 2018/19 and continue to trade...

Update on the Job Retention Bonus Scheme

Further guidance was issued recently by the Government on the Job Retention Bonus scheme that will enable employers to claim £1,000 per qualifying employee. Further information is to be published in September but the details provided so far give details of which...

Going Digital in the COVID Era

As businesses reopen and adapt to the COVID era, increasing numbers of TC clients are seeking advice from us about improving their processes and working environments. As a result, we are now advising many clients on moving from paper-based workplaces to integrated...

Summer Statement 2020: Key Announcements

The Chancellor set out new measures in his Summer Statement today aimed at reviving the economy from its COVID slump. At this early stage, the announcements are characteristically light in detail, but we’ve summarised the key points below: Furlough The...