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Self-employed people impacted by Covid-19 are being encouraged to double-check whether they are entitled to the first round of the Government’s Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS) grant before the claim window closes on July 13.
Businesses which have cancelled their direct debit in order to defer VAT payments, are reminded to set up a new one soon. Failure to get a direct debit set up in time could result in the business paying their VAT bill late - and ultimately result in a penalty charge.
One in five highly skilled freelancers expect to close their business because of the COVID-19 crisis, accord to a recent survey. This is the group which has fallen through the cracks of the various Government support schemes to help the self-employed and employees.