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Update 3rd April:  Financial aid to tackle Coronavirus impact

 

 

This fifth client bulletin concentrates on financial steps business should take now.
Before highlighting new measures, I would like to provide further update on the most important support measures announced to date:

[A]  PREVIOUS ANNOUNCEMENTS
UPDATE FOLLOWING ADDITIONAL GUIDANCE

[1]  Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

The HMRC application platform is NOT ready yet: it is expected to be available by the end of April 2020.

[2]  […]

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Coronavirus: Self-Employed and Furloughed Workers

 

 

 
This forth client bulletin concentrates on financial steps business should take now.
SELF-EMPLOYED SUPPORT ANNOUNCEMENT
Last night, Chancellor announced the “coronavirus (COVID-19) Self-employment Income Support Scheme“, which you can use if you are self-employed or a partner and you have lost income due to the impact of coronavirus.
Some of the details from the official HMRC announcement about this important new financial aid package are noted below. Please contact us […]

Act now to secure financial help for your business

 
This third client bulletin concentrates on financial steps business should take now.
 
Small Business Bonus Relief (to reduce non-domestic rates)
“Small business bonus relief” is an existing scheme which reduces the amount of non-domestic rates that are paid by small businesses.
Obtaining this relief is a qualifying criteria for a new cash grant from the described next.
APPLY:-

South Lanarkshire Council:  https://www.southlanarkshire.gov.uk/forms/form/311/en/small_business_bonus_relief

North Lanarkshire Council:  https://www.northlanarkshire.gov.uk/index.aspx?articleid=29202

Glasgow City […]

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Coronavirus emergency financial help for business

Emergency financial help for business
This is the second in our series of bulletins through which we aim to help all our clients by sharing up-to-date official Guidance and practical tips to combat the financial impacts caused by the Cornonavirus (Covid-19).
 
There are five emergency financial aids that I want to highlight today.

CORONAVIRUS BUSINESS INTERRUPTION LOAN SCHEME
From today, the Coronavirus Business Interruption […]

Coronavirus – protect your business and your wealth

Unprecedented Times
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your business and your wealth

 
This is the first in our series of bulletins through which we aim to help all our clients by sharing up-to-date official Guidance and practical tips to combat the financial impacts caused by the Cornonavirus (Covid-19).
“Britain is facing something akin to wartime”, according to the head of the Office for […]

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Tax relief on plant and machinery

Up to £1,000,000 of investment in plant and machinery by businesses may be eligible for tax relief. The minimum eligible investment is £200,000.

This is a temporary arrangement which is designed to encourage business investment by accelerating tax relief.

The investment can be paid from business cash or borrowed funds.

The timing of the investment can affect the amount of tax relief.

Only certain […]

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Who else wants to transform business results?

 

You know you have created a good business plan, but the results are disappointing. Sure, the team has made some progress, but just not enough. It’s frustrating trying to get your plan implemented.

Why does this happen?

What could you do to increase your chance of success?

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