Accessing the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

With substantial restrictions for everyone on the circumstances in which we can leave our homes, and many businesses being forced to close, the Chancellor has announced a scheme to reimburse up to 80 per cent of the cost of the wages of ‘furloughed workers’. What is a ‘furloughed worker’? Anyone designated as a ‘furloughed worker’…

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Government support help with the economic impact of Coronavirus – Here’s what businesses need to know

In recent days, a whole raft of business support measures have been announced by the Government, designed to help business owners protect their companies and support their employees. Here at Clay Shaw Thomas we have put together a summary of the various support schemes currently available, the eligibility criteria and how you can apply. As the…

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