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17 11, 2020

Employer Q&A: Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

By |2020-11-17T17:30:13+00:00November 17th, 2020|Employment, Human Resources & Recruitment|

Employer Q&A: Further Guidance on the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme   Following on from the Chancellor’s announcement earlier this month to extend the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) (also known as the furlough scheme), the full guidance setting out details on making claims under the extended CJRS has been released. If anyone has any questions after reading the Q&A below, [...]

6 11, 2020

Employment Law Update – Furlough Scheme Extended

By |2020-11-06T14:30:06+00:00November 6th, 2020|Employment, Human Resources & Recruitment, Services|

Employment Law Update – Furlough Scheme Extended The Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, has confirmed that the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) (also known as the furlough scheme) will be further extended until the end of March 2021. The Chancellor had previously confirmed that the furlough scheme would continue to be temporarily available during England’s national lockdown which is set to be [...]

4 11, 2020

Immigration Update – New Statement of Changes to the Immigration Rules

By |2020-11-05T11:55:25+00:00November 4th, 2020|Human Resources & Recruitment, Immigration, Services|

Immigration Update - New Statement of Changes to the Immigration Rules The Home Office recently published their long-awaited Statement of Changes which sets out the changes to the Immigration Rules which are to be implemented post-Brexit. The various changes are summarised below. Many of the changes will take effect between 1 December 2020 and 1 January 2021 and will subject [...]

2 11, 2020

Employment Law Update – Extension of the Coronavirus Job Retention scheme

By |2020-11-02T15:35:20+00:00November 2nd, 2020|Employment, Human Resources & Recruitment|

Employment Law Update - Extension of the Coronavirus Job Retention scheme With the government’s announcement of another national lockdown came the news that the Coronavirus Job Retention scheme (CJRS), also known as the furlough scheme, will continue to be available to employers during the period of lockdown. It is anticipated that England’s lockdown will last for four weeks starting on [...]

23 10, 2020

Employment Law Update – JSS Open

By |2020-10-23T15:00:58+01:00October 23rd, 2020|Employment, Human Resources & Recruitment, Services|

Employment Law Update - the JSS Open Yesterday, 22 October 2020, the Chancellor announced changes to the original Job Support Scheme (JSS) (further details here) . This scheme will from now be known as the JSS Open. The changes were announced following a very poor response from businesses in Tier 2 who are already suffering from a decline in business [...]

20 10, 2020

Stamp Duty Land Tax surcharge

By |2020-10-20T15:38:36+01:00October 20th, 2020|Real Estate, Real Estate, Services, Tax|

Frequently Asked Questions about: Stamp Duty Land Tax – surcharge for non-residents Raising taxes on property has been an easy target for the government for a number of years.  Aside from increasing the scope of capital gains taxes on property, particularly on non-residents, the 3% surcharge for second properties was one of a number of changes aimed at specifically increasing [...]

15 10, 2020

Employment Law Update – Job Retention Bonus

By |2020-10-15T16:17:49+01:00October 15th, 2020|Employment, Human Resources & Recruitment, Services|

Employment Law Update – Details on the Job Retention Bonus A new Treasury Direction was published on 1 October 2020, providing further details on the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (Job Retention) Bonus (the Job Retention Bonus). The Job Retention Bonus The Job Retention Bonus, which is described is an incentive to retain staff, is a one-off taxable bonus of £1,000 [...]

12 10, 2020

Employment Law Update – JSS Extension

By |2020-10-15T11:24:47+01:00October 12th, 2020|Employment, Human Resources & Recruitment, Services|

The Job Support Scheme Extension Ahead of the further coronavirus restrictions which are anticipated to be imposed over the coming winter months, the Chancellor has announced an extension to the Job Support Scheme (JSS) which is set to start on 1 November 2020. The JSS will be replacing the existing furlough scheme, further details of [...]

7 10, 2020

Employment law update – JSS

By |2020-10-15T09:53:36+01:00October 7th, 2020|Employment, Sectors, Services|

Employment law update - Job Support Scheme What is the Job Support Scheme? The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS), otherwise known as the “furlough scheme” will end on 31 October 2020 and will be replaced by the new Job Support Scheme (JSS), which will start on 1 November 2020 and continue until the end of April 2021. JSS is intended [...]

29 07, 2020

Immigration Update

By |2020-10-30T16:15:45+00:00July 29th, 2020|Human Resources & Recruitment, Immigration, Services|

Immigration Update: The UK’s post-Brexit Immigration System On 13 July 2020, the UK government released a new policy paper telling us what the UK’s points-based system will look like post-Brexit. The new system will take effect on 1 January 2021, when freedom of movement between the UK and the EU comes to an end. The new rules and requirements will [...]

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