• 23 Feb 2022

Closure of the coronavirus SSP rebate scheme

The scheme will close for absences that occur after 17 March 2022, and claims can be submitted until 24 March 2022.

  • 09 Feb 2022

An early end to self-isolation rules?

Prime minister Boris Johnson reveals plans to end the self-isolation restrictions one month early

  • 13 Oct 2021

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) claim deadline – 14 October 2021

Deadline for final CJRS claims arrives, following scheme closure on 30 September 2021.

  • 11 Oct 2021

Guidance on CJRS offsets

HMRC guidance has been updated to explain how to handle Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme offsets.

  • 30 Sep 2021

Quick Poll results: 56% of organisations were not aware of limits to the coronavirus SSP rebate scheme claims

How have organisations been using the coronavirus SSP rebate scheme, that is soon due to close?

  • 29 Sep 2021

Claims for the fifth and final SEISS grant must be sent by 30 September 2021

Those intending to submit a claim for the final Self-Employment Income Support Scheme grant need to do so by 30 September 2021.

  • 29 Sep 2021

30 September 2021 – closure of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

The end of the CJRS or 'furlough scheme'.

  • 21 Sep 2021

£1.3 billion of furlough payments given back by businesses

The Treasury has reported that £1.3 billion in furlough payments has been returned by businesses, with £300 million sent back within the last three months.

  • 09 Sep 2021

SSP rebate scheme closes 30 September 2021

The rebate scheme for employers to reclaim Statutory Sick Pay (SSP) paid to employees due to Coronavirus will end on 30 September 2021

  • 20 Aug 2021

CJRS guidance updated to reflect August and September claims

CJRS guidance updated to reflect the level of support provided in the final months of the scheme.