Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme – Direction from HMRC

The Coronavirus Act 2020 Functions of Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme) Direction The Treasury, in exercise of the powers conferred by sections 71 and 76 of the Coronavirus Act 2020, give the following direction: 1. This direction...

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme – Further Guidance

HMRC has issued more detailed guidance on the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme.  It provides further clarity around a number of relevant points. Here are some aspects of the guidance that will be important to all businesses but especially to those with temporary...

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme – An Update

You will no doubt have seen the recent government announcements around furloughing employees’ and the government covering the cost of this for 80% of their usual wages up to £2,500 per month. It seems pretty straight forward for your own recruitment consultants and...

Guidance for Employees

Staying at home If you have symptoms of coronavirus infection (COVID-19), however mild, stay at home and do not leave your house for 7 days from when your symptoms started. (See the stay at home guidance for more information) My employer wants me to come to work even...