The portal for submitting your claim for the Job Retention Scheme is still due to launch at the end of April, unfortunately now - what we've heard - is that claims won't be refunded until toward the end of May.
This is a blow for Employers as it puts them under an additional months strain, and if you are struggling, talk to your financial advisors as you may want to consider a short term business loan to cover the overheads until the claim is due to refund.
For a clear list of what you will need to make a claim, read on.
As you know, to be eligible for the Scheme you must:
What you'll need to provide to make a claim:
If you use an agent - who is authorised to act on your behalf for PAYE purposes - they can make the claim on your behalf, so organise the details with them now so when the portal opens they can make the claim as soon as possible.
If you need more answers or advice, please don't hesitate to contact us directly or refer to our previous blogs.