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Jan 5 2021

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme – Deadline Dates

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It was announced on 17 December that the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) will be extended until the end of April‌‌ 2021. The criteria will remain unchanged, following the same guidelines that are currently in place with the government continuing to pay 80% of unworked hours for furloughed employees, up to £2,500 per month. If you intend to use the more

Nov 2 2020

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme extended until December

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Update: Since this article was published the Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, announced a further extension to the CJRS until 31 March 2021. You can read more here. The Government announced late on Saturday 31 October 2020 that the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) will be extended until December. The CJRS extension will be open to employers across the more

Sep 8 2020

Celebrating our Payroll team during National Payroll Week

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With many businesses finding it difficult to keep on top of the frequent, complicated changes to legislation and how payroll is processed, especially in recent months, it can be reassuring to have a reliable payroll team who understand the nuances of your business and are able to provide an accurate, efficient and cost saving payroll more

Jul 29 2020

Overview of upcoming changes to CJRS

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As we mentioned in our previous article, CJRS closed to new entrants on 30 June and flexible furlough was introduced in July. Now, further changes are about to come into force as the Government begin to taper away their contributions from August onwards. Our dedicated payroll team have been advising our clients on what the more

May 12 2020

The tremendous efforts of our Payroll team

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We want to take the time to publicly applaud the enormous efforts applied by our dedicated payroll department as they support our clients through the ever-changing landscape of the ongoing pandemic. Along with the usual payroll calculations and processing, done remotely in April while the whole team works from home, our colleagues have worked hard more

Apr 10 2020

Payroll – it has never been more important

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Our specialist payroll team, part of our Amber Accounting department, is currently putting the final procedures in place in order to ensure that we are able to process our clients’ furloughed staff reimbursement. As detailed in our previous article, we understand that HMRC’s portal will be operational from 20 April with payments expected to be made more