Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme – Furlough

The Government’s Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme has gone live, with businesses able to claim up to £2,500 a month towards staff wages. Employers can apply for direct cash grants through HMRC’s new online portal – with the money expected to land in their bank accounts within six working days. Further details please click here.

The government’s Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme will remain open until the end of October Further details please click here.

A step by step guide has been prepared to explain the information that employers need to provide to HMRC to make a claim through the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme. It also describes the processes involved, to view please click here.

To find out if you’re eligible and how much you can claim to cover wages for employees on temporary leave (‘furlough’) here.

Download a template if you’re claiming for 100 or more employees through the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme here.

Find out how to pay all or some of your grant back if you’ve overclaimed through the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme here.

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