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Money laundering supervision payment deferrals and deregistration announced by HM Revenue & Customs
May 2020

Businesses that require money laundering supervision from HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) can receive a six-month payment deferral or deregistration where an annual fee is due between 1 May and 30 September 2020, it has been announced. Continue reading...

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Maximum Government-backed loan amount for larger businesses increased to £200 million
May 2020

The Government has announced an increase in the maximum amount that larger businesses can borrow under the Coronavirus Large Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CLBILS) from £50 million to £200 million. Continue reading...

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Coronavirus Future Fund opens to applications
May 2020

The Future Fund, which offers convertible loans of between £125,000 and £5 million to innovative companies facing financial difficulties as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic has opened. Continue reading...

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New Coronavirus insolvency legislation proposed
May 2020

The Corporate Governance and Insolvency Bill (the Bill) has been introduced in Parliament to support businesses that are struggling as a result of the Coronavirus pandemic. Continue reading...

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Acas launches new guidance on mental health in the workplace during COVID-19
May 2020

Acas has published new guidance to help businesses manage mental health in the workplace during the current pandemic. Continue reading...

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COVID-19 – An assessment of safe working arrangements
May 2020

As a result of the Coronavirus pandemic, businesses must assess how their work environment and arrangements can be made safe for employees and visitors. Continue reading...

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Government expands Access to Work scheme to help disabled employees work from home
May 2020

The Government’s Access to Work scheme has been expanded to include support for disabled staff that need to work from home. Continue reading...

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Are you up to date with the Good Work Plan rules?
May 2020

The Government’s Good Work Plan is now in force, with several legislative changes taking effect to strengthen the rights of workers in ‘insecure’ employment. Continue reading...

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House moves and viewings can begin again in England
May 2020

The Government has issued new guidance for England that will allow house moves and viewings to begin again from 13 May 2020. Continue reading...

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Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) extended until October
May 2020

The Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, has confirmed that the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) will be extended until the end of October, with no changes until the end of July when employers currently using the scheme will be able to bring back furloughed employees part-time. Continue reading...

Coronavirus/Covid-19

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We would kindly request, where possible, that you contact us by telephone or email in preference to attending personally at our offices.

If you are feeling unwell or have been in contact with anyone who is unwell, please do not visit our offices.

Where possible, please send correspondence and documentation to us electronically so that we are able to progress matters remotely if necessary. Thank you for your co-operation.