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Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme – Changes from August

Breakdown of Government and Employer contributions July Employee receives 80% of wages up to £2,500 per month 80% of wage costs can be claimed via CJRS (up to £2,500) Employers NI contribution and pension payable by the Government August changes Employee receives 80% of wages up to £2,500 per month 80% of wage costs can…

Changes to the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS)

On Friday, the Chancellor, Rishi Sunak set out further details on the CJRS following the announcement of the extension to the scheme earlier that month. From 1 July it will be possible to bring furloughed employees back part time, providing much needed flexibility for many businesses who are not yet running at their previous capacity….

Job Retention Scheme – 1 week on

With the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) opening for claims on Monday 20th April, Saint & Co have already made many claims on behalf of our payroll clients for furloughed staff costs. While the claim process is relatively straight forward, from our experience last week of actually making the claims in practice, there are a…

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme has been extended until the end of June

The scheme which allows for employers to ‘furlough’ their employees was set to run until the start of June. However, Rishi Sunak, the Chancellor of the Exchequer has today announced that it will already be extended to the end of June following the recent extension of the lockdown measures announced yesterday by Dominic Raab. The…

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme – AMENDMENTS TO START DATE

HMRC have recently announced that the 28 February date for determining who is on your payroll and available to be furloughed, has now been changed to the 19 March, providing support to many more people that were taken on after this date.

Further update on the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

The service which employers and agents will use to provide the information required to access the grant scheme is expected to be launched on 20 April. In the meantime, if you have already begun the furlough process, please find attached a useful furlough capture form to keep track of who has been furloughed. Please get…

Updated guidance on the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

The scheme announced on Friday 20 March provides employers with the support to continue to pay part of their employees’ wages that would have otherwise been laid off. The scheme is open to any UK organisation, including businesses, charities, recruitment agencies (for agency workers paid through PAYE) and public authorities. You must have set up and…

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

The scheme announced on Friday provides employers with the support to continue to pay part of their employees’ wages that would have otherwise been laid off. The scheme is open to all UK businesses. To get access to the scheme you need to: designate affected employees as ‘furloughed workers,’ and notify your employees of this…