Help is on the way:  The Coronavirus Self Employment Income Support Scheme

by Steve Wiltshire This week, HMRC will begin to contact people who may be eligible for the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (‘SEISS’). The scheme, which will provide a taxable grant worth 80 per cent of a self-employed individual’s average trading profits up to a maximum of £7,500, will be paid in a lump sum by … Continue reading Help is on the way:  The Coronavirus Self Employment Income Support Scheme

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme Portal – it’s Live!

by Emma Hooper The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme went live yesterday, with over 140,000 businesses applying for the support within 24 hours. The scheme is available for businesses that, as a result of Covid-19, cannot maintain their current workforce and would be forced to make employees redundant as a result. These employees need to be … Continue reading Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme Portal – it’s Live!

Research and Development – it’s not all lab coats and test tubes

Have you come across Research and Development relief (R&D) before? If you own or run a company, this relief could be hugely advantageous to you. HMRC are really keen right now to help companies in developing new and exciting products; these range from anything to developing mobile phone apps to creating a new part for … Continue reading Research and Development – it’s not all lab coats and test tubes

We’re hiring!

We're hiring! Do you know someone ambitious at an early stage in their accountancy career, who'd like to join a small friendly team in a relaxed environment? Tell us, we’d love to talk to them!