30 March 2020

Further financial support announced by Chancellor


Many businesses are currently experiencing widespread disruption and uncertainty as a result of COVID-19. Our advisors are busy keeping up to date with all the detail and practicalities on emergency measures as they are announced by Government.

Please click the images below for information and insight into how to deal with the economic impact of COVID-19.

Supporting you and your business
A practical guide to help you navigate through some of the latest Government emergency measures.

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme
We look at the details of the Scheme and how it will operate.

The Self-Employed and Coronavirus

We explore the Self-Employed Income Support Scheme.

Accessing Coronavirus Business Interruption Loans
As details develop we are sharing what we know, so far, to assist you in accessing the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (‘CBILS’).

Government Grants Process in Scotland
The Scottish Government has published details as to how some businesses can apply for help with non-domestic rates.

Deferment of VAT payments
Scott Craig, Partner, discusses support for businesses through deferring VAT and Income Tax payments.

How to manage your tax payments
We look at two facilities HMRC already has in place which could help you to manage your tax payments.

We will continue to monitor events and announcements as they occur and should you have any concerns on how your business may be affected, please get in touch with your usual Scott-Moncrieff contact.


The information in this update should not be regarded as financial advice. This is based on our understanding on 30 March 2020. Laws and tax rules may change in the future.