Business Blog 05 June

Business Blog 05 June

Smarter Business Blog – Lockdown Easing & Branches Reopening We’ve seen a slightly quieter week for business news announcements this week.  The Government seems to have already made the big announcements and so, with the current Coronavirus circumstances, we...
Business Update 29 May

Business Update 29 May

Smarter Business News – Furlough Update & Self Employed Grant Extension The Chancellor has just made an announcement regarding the Furlough Scheme and- to our surprise, an extension to the Self-Employed Income Support Grant. As part of our ongoing regular...
Business Update 21 May

Business Update 21 May

Please find below the latest Smarter news on the Coronavirus business support currently available: Self Employed Income Support Scheme (SEISS) – The new claim system seems to be working well. The claim itself, once the Government Gateway ID has been set up, is very...
Business Update 13 May

Business Update 13 May

Today we continue our regular communications to provide news updates on the Coronavirus support available for businesses as follows: Self Employed Income Support Scheme – Claims for the scheme opened today. We have already heard from clients who have successfully...
Business Update 6 May

Business Update 6 May

Following on from our update on Monday 4th, this is an urgent update regarding the new Self Employment Income Support Grant.   We now understand that HM Revenue & Customs have started to contact eligible self employed contacts about this grant.  Unusually they are...
Business Update 4 May

Business Update 4 May

This weekend has seen a number of announcements and important developments from the government and HMRC, including claims information for schemes, grants and loans as follows: Self Employed Income Support Scheme – We still are awaiting letters from HM Revenue &...