Support for business during the Coronavirus Pandemic

 Self-employed [BREAKING] Income tax deferral – Income tax payments on account due by the 31st July 2020 have been deferred to January 2021. Again no application for this is required.  See this link Income tax deferral The government will provide up to £2.5k of...

Seagrave French’s Response to Covid-19

Obviously this is a tricky time for all businesses and we wanted to make sure our clients and contacts understand that we are taking sensible steps to protect our team and reduce disruption. We would like to keep things as close as possible to normality in these...

IR35 reforms delayed a year

In light of the Coronavirus pandemic which is currently consuming the media, government and the country’s health services resources, Chief Treasury Secretary Steve Barclay has announced that IR35 reforms will be put back a year to 6 April 2021. The delay is part of a...

How does the Coronavirus effect sick pay?

I’m going to cut the long story short – you’ve come here for quick information about the Coronavirus and sick pay. Here’s the deal: Statutory sick pay (SSP) is available for employees who have been diagnosed with Coronavirus or who are...

What do I think of the 2020 budget?

As you know, yesterday on the 11th of March 2020, Rishi Sunak, the Chancellor of the Exchequer revealed the budget. Interesting budget. Not what we’ve usually come to expect from the Conservatives. One left-of-centre media channel described it as “a £30bn stimulus...