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VAT payments deferred due to COVID-19

VAT payments deferred due to COVID-19

If you deferred VAT payments due between 20th March and 30th June 2020 and still have payments to make, you now have options when it comes to repayments. You can: • pay the deferred VAT in full, on or before 31st March 2021 • join the VAT deferral new payment scheme –...
Budget 2021

Budget 2021

There is just under a month to go until Wednesday 3rd  March, when the government will publish the Budget. The annual Budget usually includes statements on pay, taxes, benefits and other financial issues. Last year’s Budget was very different to other years, as Rishi...
EU Settlement Scheme

EU Settlement Scheme

EU, EEA or Swiss citizens currently employed to work in the UK can continue to do so despite Brexit. The Government’s EU Settlement Scheme was introduced to allow existing EU, EEA and Swiss citizens residing in the UK to continue living and working in the UK...
Finance Bill 2019-20 IR35 Update

Finance Bill 2019-20 IR35 Update

In keeping with the House of Commons’ ‘financial privilege’ that the House of Lords will not amend a money bill, Finance Bill 2019-21 passed its second reading in the Lords on Friday. It then passed its committee stage, report stage and third reading as formalities in...
Government Update on CJRS May 29th

Government Update on CJRS May 29th

On Friday 29th May, the government announced some updates to the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme and their plans around getting the country back to work.  You can view the government’s published announcement here –...
Bounce Back Loan Scheme (BBLS)

Bounce Back Loan Scheme (BBLS)

Coronavirus has caused disruption for many business owners, leaving them struggling with finance and cash flow issues. The Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS) has had an extremely low acceptance rate and due to the banks carrying a 20% risk of loss...
Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

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...
Fair Pay Services join TEAM as a Service Provider

Fair Pay Services join TEAM as a Service Provider

Fair Pay Services are extremely pleased to announce that we have now been accepted as a TEAM Service Provider, further demonstrating our commitment and approach to compliance, contractor welfare and best practice within the industry. You can view our member profile...