The Accounting Excellence Awards 2020 were targeted at recognising the ‘highs’ in the accounting and digital finance world over the last 12 months. As a firm that is continuously looking for ways to grow and improve, the application process was a great opportunity for us to review how we’ve done in the last year, and a chance to identify the difficulties on the road ahead.
There are new rules for businesses and citizens from 1 January 2021. There is guidance and a helpful checklist available on the UK GOV website.
The government has now published its official guidance for the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme, which has been extended until 31 March 2021.
The self-employed income support scheme (SEISS) will be open for two further grants, the first of which will be set at 80% of average profits.
In a statement to the House of Commons earlier today (5 November), Chancellor Rishi Sunak set out his plans to extend the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme from early December to the end of March.
This weekend was a spooky one, and for more than just one reason! Yes it was halloween, but the nation was addressed by Prime Minister Boris Johnson to announce a month-long national lockdown. The lockdown is due to start on Thursday 5 November and run up to 2 December.