EC’s Partner Gillespie Inverarity & Co Limited has created a dedicated to Covid-10 page where they publish regular and useful updates and information on the package of temporary, targeted measures to support businesses through this period of disruption caused by COVID-19. These include:
- Job retention scheme
- VAT deferral
- Income tax deferral for self-employed
- extended access to Statutory Sick Pay
- Business Rate Relief for small businesses and pubs
- grant funding of £10,000 for small firms in receipt of Small Business Rate Relief (SBRR) and Rural Rates Relief
- a temporary Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme to support businesses in accessing bank lending and overdrafts
- expanded access to HMRC’s Time to Pay scheme.
The latest government guidance can be found by accessing GOV.UK coronavirus webpage.
Prepared by Gillespie Inverarity & Co Limited