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13 July 2020

Latest Guidance

COVID-19

13 July 2020

Eat Out to Help Out Scheme

As the country begins to come out of lockdown, the next crucial step is to get the economy moving.

10 July 2020

Plan for Jobs to kick-start the economy

"A new job retention bonus to encourage firms to keep on furloughed workers."

09 July 2020

Government Aid Package for the Arts

"Of course, how that aid will be administered and made available will be crucial and the devil will, as ever, be in the detail."

08 July 2020

Hospitality and Leisure: VAT Rate Cut

"The reduced rate will apply until 12 January 2021."

02 July 2020

COVID-19: Accounting for rent concessions

"The accounting around this will have significant implications for financial and management reports across major parts of the economy."

01 July 2020

Digital in the Third Sector

“There are only two certainties in life…”

30 June 2020

The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020 – protection for businesses in financial distress

The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020 received Royal Assent and came into force from 26 June 2020.

30 June 2020

Tax Planning for High Net Worth Individuals

"Now might be a useful time to ask yourself a number of questions relating to your tax affairs."

29 June 2020

COVID-19 and anticipated company loss carry backs to claim cash tax

A potential alternative to changing company year end

24 June 2020

HMRC enquiries are likely to increase – are you prepared?

"So far, these schemes have cost the UK taxpayer more than £70 billion."

24 June 2020

Business Interruption Insurance Claims: All is not lost…but challenges to overcome

Many businesses around the UK will have taken out Business Interruption Insurance policies (“BII”).

19 June 2020

EU Exit Transition Period – No further extension for the UK (EU to UK Trade)

Important information for importers and exporters

17 June 2020

Job Retention Scheme – Key Changes

Details of the amendments to the current Job Retention Scheme (JRS) were published on 12 June 2020.

16 June 2020

Changes to Restructuring Legislation – The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill

"Major changes to the current UK corporate rescue regime and options available to businesses affected by COVID-19 are imminent."

15 June 2020

Charities could benefit from tax reform as cash reserves fall

"Despite successive governments promising to streamline, simplify and consolidate the tax system, tax reliefs appear to have been the only output."

11 June 2020

How will the Coronavirus Support Packages affect your SME R&D Tax Claim?

Coronavirus Support Packages and R&D Tax Relief

11 June 2020

COVID-19 and the Art World

"there is no doubt that the pandemic has had a deep and dramatic effect on the art market worldwide."

02 June 2020

Details of Changes to the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

The purpose of this note is to summarise the key points and provide clarification on the key aspects.

01 June 2020

Further Financial Assistance Available for Employers

The Financial Assistance Scheme for Employers unable to pay statutory redundancy payment