RA Accountants LLP provides answers to key questions surrounding the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme – 1 April 2020
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RA Digital Issue 6 focuses on the recent announcements surrounding self-employed professional in addition to further information on the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme
RA Digital Issue 5 focuses on the updates regarding self-employed support, the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme and warnings regarding COVID-19 and Coronavirus scams arising…
Issue 3 provides information regarding the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme in addition to the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme. However regarding the CJRS, we are still awaiting further details.
Our recent publication focusing on supporting business owners in the UK with useful links and information. Contact us for more information.
Below are some key Government websites where you can access the latest information: Government action plan:https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/coronavirus-action-plan Guidance on social distancing and stay at home: https://www.gov.uk/government/topical-events/coronavirus-covid-19-uk-government-response Travel advice: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/travel-advice-novel-coronavirus Support for businesses: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/guidance-to-employers-and-businesses-about-covid-19/covid-19-support-for-businesses Tax helpline to support businesses who are concerned about paying their taxes: https://www.gov.uk/government/news/tax-helpline-to-support-businesses-affected-by-coronavirus-covid-19 Guide for employees, employers and businesses: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/guidance-to-employers-and-businesses-about-covid-19 Budget 2020: tax-related…Read More
In the last few days, the Government has made major announcements about help for small businesses and individuals affected by coronavirus. Below is a summary of the significant points, although details are awaited as to how some of these schemes may be accessed.The following measures were announced in the Budget and have not (to date)…Read More
In light of the recent developments on COVID-19, HMRC has a set up a phone helpline to support UK businesses and self-employed people concerned about not being able to pay their tax due. You can call HMRC’s helpline for help and advice: 0800 0159 559. As specified on their website, for those who are unable to pay…Read More
COVID-19, NI Contributions, Entrepreneurs’ Relief, Changes to Pensions Relief, Changes to CGT and more… A long time in politics On 12 December 2019, the most important issue in the General Election appeared to be Brexit. On New Year’s Eve, Rishi Sunak was Chief Secretary to the Treasurer – Chancellor Sajid Javid’s second-in-command – and no…Read More
This past Sunday (16th June 2019), 15,000 cyclists took part in the British Heart Foundation’s flagship cycling event, the London to Brighton Bike Ride, raising an incredible £2 million. Partner and co-Founder of RA Accountants, Riz Akhtar, joined the fundraising cyclists to wave the RA banner. Established in 1976, the race is held 2-3 times a…Read More
What does this mean? By next month, businesses above the VAT Threshold will need to keep digital records and from 2020 this may apply to all other businesses who will be updating HMRC quarterly for their corporation tax, Income Tax and National Insurance obligations digitally. It is a significant change for many of us and…Read More
Businesses that buy and sell from the EU should have contingency plans in place which will need to be flexible to cope with a variety of possible outcomes. If a ‘No Deal’ happens after March 2019 here are some of the areas you should consider: Movement of goods Customs declarations will need to be made…Read More