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28.04.20

Coronavirus Businesses and Employers Bulletin - New Bounce Back Loan Scheme

New 100% government backed loan scheme for small business The new Bounce Back Loans scheme, announced by the Chancellor today, will allow businesses to borrow between £2,000 and £50,000 and access the ca...

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27.04.20

Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Businesses and Employers Bulletin

Essential workers: apply for a coronavirus test All essential workers and members of their households who are showing symptoms of coronavirus are now able to get tested. Booking the test has been made simpler via a new online system. E...

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21.04.20

Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Businesses and Employers Bulletin

Business Support Checker Tool A new ‘support finder’ tool will help businesses and self-employed people across the UK to quickly and easily determine what financial support is available to them during the coronavirus pandemic. ...

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21.04.20

Furlough scheme is now live

Click on the link to the application instructions & online form Applications can be made now and will typically take 6 working days till payments are made from the date of application: Users will need the Government Gateway user ID...

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20.04.20

Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Businesses and Employers Bulletin

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme – Open for applications today The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme is now open for application. Employers can now claim online for a grant for 80% of their furloughed employees’ salaries, up to a...

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