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Job Retention Bonus Scheme

Job Retention Bonus Scheme

Further information has now been published on the Government’s Job Retention Bonus (JRB) which was first announced on 8 July 2020 as part of the “Plan for Jobs”.

Q&A for employers – Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme from 1 July 2020 onwards

Q&A for employers – Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme from 1 July 2020 onwards

This Q&A was written on 15 June 2020 and last updated on 14 July 2020, further to our Q&A regarding the original CJRS in place from 1 March 2020 to 30 June 2020. This Q&A addresses the changes made to the CJRS from 1 July 2020 onwards and should be read in conjunction with the original CJRS Q&A.

Coronavirus Q&A for employers

Coronavirus Q&A for employers

Our general Q&A was last updated on 18 June 2020 and covers the most regular questions our employment law team are being asked about Coronavirus. It covers issues relating to self-isolation, sickness absence and pay, annual leave entitlement and contractual issues such as lay-off and rescinding...

Q&A for employers – Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme from 1 March 2020 to 30 June 2020

Q&A for employers – Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme from 1 March 2020 to 30 June 2020

On 20 March 2020, the Government announced the introduction of a Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme. This Q&A was written on 23 March 2020 and last updated on 18 June 2020. It will be updated from time to time as more information becomes available...

Coronavirus update – 22nd May 2020

Coronavirus update – 22nd May 2020

A new Treasury Direction for the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme has been published today which seeks to clarify a number of issues from the first version...

Breaking News – Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

Breaking News – Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

This afternoon the Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, has announced an extension to the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS). The scheme will be extended by four months until the end of October 2020 and will be adjusted at key points to provide flexibility in bringing people back to work...

Coronavirus update – Job Retention Scheme

Coronavirus update – Job Retention Scheme

Yesterday HMRC guidance was updated and the Treasury issued a Direction to HMRC regarding the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme. There were several new requirements included in the Treasury Direction which are different to the previously issued HMRC guidance, and changes the terms upon which a...

Breaking News – Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

Breaking News – Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

The fourth version of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme guidance has just been published. The qualifying date, when the employee has to have been on the employer's payroll, has changed from 28 February to 19 March 2020.

Updated guidance on the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

Updated guidance on the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

The Government has published further guidance of the scheme. We do not know whether further guidance will published or legislation enacted in the future. We have compiled a list of the main points for employers and will be updating our Q&A blog to reflect the new information as soon as possible.

Coronavirus update - advice following school closures

Coronavirus update - advice following school closures

As schools closed their doors last week, parents and businesses across the country have been left wondering how they will manage childcare and provide an education for their children.

Coronavirus update - 20th March 2020

Coronavirus update - 20th March 2020

The Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, has this evening announced unprecedented temporary measures in order to protect jobs. Following the Prime Minister’s announcement that cafes, bars, restaurants, cinemas, theatres and leisure centres should close this evening until further notice, a package of...

Government delays changes to IR35 until 2021

Government delays changes to IR35 until 2021

The government has delayed changes to IR35 until 2021.

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