Local Restrictions Support Grants (LRSG)

Now the lockdown restrictions are nationwide, all eligible businesses that have been told to close by the government for four weeks can now apply for the LRSG. Eligible businesses include non-essential retail, leisure, personal care, sports facilities and hospitality...

CJRS Scheme – the FACTS!

We have put together some more information for any of you who have been using the furlough scheme already, or for those of you who feel you now need to use it going forward.  If you would like Leggate Associates to submit your claim on your behalf, please contact us....

Tax News – 5 November 2020

Now we are going back into lockdown, the government has announced new plans to help those affected by not being able to work. The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) This has been extended until 31 March 2021 which I’m sure is a relief to many. It was due to end...

Winter Economy Plan

In lieu of an Autumn Budget, the Chancellor recently announced his “Winter Economy Plan” which included further measures to protect jobs and the economy as it seems lockdown measures will be continuing for some time. Here is a recap of the main points. Job Support...

Tax News August 2020

As lockdown continues to ease over most of the country, we thought we would bring you up to speed with all things tax. VAT deferral scheme The VAT payments deferral scheme came to an end on 30 June 2020.  If you were one of the VAT registered businesses that deferred...

Leggate Associates Newsletter – 6 July 2020 – Flexible furlough

From 1st July “Flexible Furlough” came into effect which allows more flexibility in re-introducing your staff back to the workplace.  It is designed to kick start the economy and re-open the UK. The scheme allows you to bring employees back to work on a part-time...