Category Archives: coronavirus

Deadline Reminder: Newly Self-Employed Support Scheme

For anyone based in Northern Ireland who began Self Employment during the 2019/20 Tax Year and has suffered a 40% reduction in profits, as a result of the Coronavirus Pandemic, a support grant remains available, however the closing date for applications is 6.00pm on 7th January 2021, so if you think you may be eligible…
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Newly Self-Employed Support Scheme (Northern Ireland)

The Minister for the Economy has launched the Newly Self-Employed Support Scheme, designed to provide support to newly self-employed individuals (sole traders and those in partnerships) who have been adversely impacted by COVID-19. Full details, together with a link to apply for the scheme can be found here https://www.nibusinessinfo.co.uk/content/newly-self-employed-support-scheme
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Extension of Coronavirus Business Loan Schemes

The Coronavirus Large Business Interruption Loan Scheme The Coronavirus Large Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CLBILS) provides financial support to larger businesses affected by coronavirus (COVID-19). The scheme helps medium and large sized businesses to access loans and other kinds of finance up to £200 million. The government guarantees 80% of the finance to the lender…
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Government extends Furlough to March and increases self-employed support scheme

As the lockdown has now started for England and continues elsewhere, the Government has changed its mind again about business supports and decided to extend the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) and the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS) across all regions of the UK. The Chancellor has announced that CJRS will be extended until the…
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