Small business news roundup- 22nd January 2021

Covid-19: Vaccination rollout begins for over-70s in England Reports confirm that vaccinations for people over the age of 70 and the clinically vulnerable have begun this week, commencing the 18th January 2021. More than five million people will be invited to have the jab, with the introduction of ten new mass vaccination centres making this …

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Should you lease or buy equipment?

We are often asked by clients if they should buy or lease capital equipment for their businesses. The answer, as usual, is not simple and it depends upon the nature of your business, but there are nevertheless a few guidelines you can follow to help you decide what you should do. Broadly speaking, if you …

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Small business news roundup- 15th January 2021

Factsheets Check out our latest factsheets to help your business today! Click here.  Past Covid-19 infection may provide ‘months of immunity’ Studies suggest that people who have had COVID are protected from catching the virus for at least five months. Aid experts are warning that those who have had the virus still need to follow …

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Small business news roundup- 08th January 2021

Covid: England’s third national lockdown legally comes into force Lockdown number three! Who would have thought back in March that we would still be in this! The measures are similar to the first lockdown – stay at home, school closures and non-essential stores closed. This is to be in place until at least 15th of February, …

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Small business news roundup-18th December 2020

COVID-19: Furlough scheme extended until end of April The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme has been EXTENDED until April 30th, 2021. The scheme includes the government paying up to 80% of staff wages capped at £2,500 a month. We will keep you informed on more information on this as soon as we hear anything. To read …

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Small business news roundup-11th December 2020

Treasury to discuss COVID-19 grant for company directors Reports suggest that the Government will be meeting with the 2 million company directors that were unsupported by COVID -19 funding schemes. The Government is now putting together a grant-based rescue plan for the directors. This scheme aims to support entrepreneurs who rely on dividends for their …

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