Coronavirus guidance for Companies House customers

Companies House has robust plans in place to maintain services for our customers and protect the welfare of our employees during the coronavirus outbreak. Published 18 March 2020 Last updated 24 September 2020 — see all updates From: Companies House Contents Contacting Companies House How to send your documents to us How to get the company

New guidance on £9 billion Job Retention Bonus, set to benefit millions of businesses

Further information has been published today on how businesses can claim the government’s Job Retention Bonus, with millions set to benefit from the £9 billion package. Published 2 October 2020 From: HM Treasury the Job Retention Bonus, worth up to £9 billion is set to support millions of employers who have kept on furloughed workers

Exemption from National Insurance contributions for COVID-19 Test and Trace Support Payments

Exemption from National Insurance contributions for COVID-19 Test and Trace Support Payments This tax information and impact note is about the measure to remove the need for employers or local authorities to report and deduct National Insurance contributions for COVID-19 Test and Trace Support Payments. Published 2 October 2020 From: HM Revenue & Customs Documents

OPSS coronavirus (COVID-19) guidance for business and local authorities

Office for Product Safety and Standards Contents OPSS COVID-19 guidance for businesses OPSS COVID-19 guidance for local authorities Letters OPSS has sent to stakeholders The Office for Product Safety and Standards (OPSS) is focusing on the key issues surrounding Government measures to protect the public during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. During this challenging period, we

Businesses urged to prepare for NHS COVID-19 app

Pubs, restaurants, hairdressers, cinemas and other venues across England and Wales are being urged to download QR codes to prepare for public rollout of new app. The NHS COVID-19 app is currently being trialled and will launch on Thursday 24 September in England and Wales, including QR check-in at venues QR codes will be an

Maintaining records of staff, customers and visitors to support NHS Test and Trace

The UK is currently experiencing a public health emergency as a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. It is therefore critical that organisations take a range of measures to keep everyone safe. The easing of social and economic lockdown measures following the COVID-19 outbreak is being supported by NHS Test and Trace. Venues in hospitality,

Apply for a grant through the Kickstart Scheme

Who can apply You can use the Kickstart Scheme to create new 6-month job placements for young people who are currently on Universal Credit and at risk of long-term unemployment. You must make sure the roles are eligible for the scheme. How to apply You can submit your application online. If you are applying for 30

New package to support and enforce self-isolation

People will be required by law to self-isolate from 28 September, supported by payment of £500 for those on lower incomes who cannot work from home and have lost income as a result. New fines for those breaching self-isolation rules will start at £1,000 – bringing this in line with the penalty for breaking quarantine

If you’ve claimed too much or not enough from the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

If you’ve claimed too much If you want to delete a claim in the online service, you must do this within 72 hours. If you have made an error in a claim that means you’ve received too much, or if you’re unable to or aren’t planning to use the money to pay your employees’ wages, tax

Maintaining records of staff, customers and visitors to support NHS Test and Trace

The UK is currently experiencing a public health emergency as a result of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. It is therefore critical that organisations take a range of measures to keep everyone safe. The easing of social and economic lockdown measures following the COVID-19 outbreak is being supported by NHS Test and Trace. You should assist

Reporting outbreaks of coronavirus (COVID-19)

Where to find information on how to report cases of coronavirus in your organisation COVID-19 early outbreak management information has been created to make sure that people who run businesses or organisations: know how to recognise and report an incident of coronavirus (COVID-19) are aware of measures local health protection teams may advise in order

HMRC issue briefing: how HMRC will continue to support customers and the economy

This year, the world has transformed in ways that were previously unimaginable. Everyone in the UK has felt the effects of coronavirus (COVID-19) in some way. We recognise that this situation has put many of our customers in an extraordinarily difficult position. Over the past few months, our priority has been to deliver the government