Additional business grants – Retail, Hospitality & Leisure

Additional business grants – Retail, Hospitality & Leisure Additional business grants – Retail, Hospitality & Leisure As we begin the third national lockdown in the last 12 months, the chancellor has announced a new support package for affected businesses. This particular grant scheme targets UK businesses in the retail, hospitality and [...]

2021-01-08T11:50:23+00:00January 8th, 2021|Business, Coronavirus|Comments Off on Additional business grants – Retail, Hospitality & Leisure

VAT Changes for EU transactions

VAT Changes for EU transactions Changes to the way VAT works came in to play on 1 January 2021 when the Brexit transition period ended. Whilst there have been minimal changes to VAT treatment on UK domestic transactions, there have been a number of differences to VAT treatment on international transactions. [...]

2021-01-08T11:24:05+00:00January 8th, 2021|Business, Coronavirus|Comments Off on VAT Changes for EU transactions

New Axminster office

New Axminster Office In what has been a turbulent year for businesses across the UK, we are delighted to be able to announce the opening of our third office, just two years after opening our Exeter-based site. The new office is located near Axminster and functions as a new home for [...]

2020-11-18T13:42:07+00:00November 18th, 2020|Business, Coronavirus|Comments Off on New Axminster office

Update to CJRS and SEISS funding

Update to CJRS and SEISS funding The chancellor Rishi Sunak has given a statement that he hopes “will give people up and down the country immense comfort over what will be a difficult winter”, by further extending the CJRS and SEISS schemes. The government had been due to finalise the furlough [...]

2020-11-10T09:13:04+00:00November 10th, 2020|Business, Coronavirus|Comments Off on Update to CJRS and SEISS funding

The Second National Lockdown

The Second National Lockdown With a second national lockdown commencing on Thursday 5th November, the chancellor Rishi Sunak has announced an extension to the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS). The scheme will now run until December when it is replaced by the Job Support Scheme. Eligibility – CJRS Version 3 Unlike [...]

2020-11-02T10:25:43+00:00November 2nd, 2020|Business, Coronavirus|Comments Off on The Second National Lockdown

Additional Support for Jobs and Businesses

Additional Support for Jobs and Businesses Rishi Sunak has today announced further support for jobs and businesses over the coming months. An acknowledgement towards the frustrations of those living in areas with tighter restrictions was given, along with a reiteration that a “balanced approach” continues to be the right way forward. [...]

2020-10-28T10:40:51+00:00October 22nd, 2020|Business, Coronavirus|Comments Off on Additional Support for Jobs and Businesses

Expansion of the Job Support Scheme

Expansion of the Job Support Scheme Chancellor Rishi Sunak has today announced an expansion to the Job Support Scheme (JSS) that will see additional funding become available for some struggling businesses. The new measures come in response to widespread criticism that the JSS will not do enough to help businesses [...]

2020-10-15T13:49:38+00:00October 15th, 2020|Business, Coronavirus|Comments Off on Expansion of the Job Support Scheme

The Winter Economy Plan

The Winter Economy Plan There have been widespread calls for the Job Retention Scheme to be extended past its current end date of 31st October. Chancellor Rishi Sunak has today announced what the government will be doing to combat a forecasted drop in employment rates following the end of the furlough [...]

2020-09-24T15:44:19+00:00September 24th, 2020|Business, Coronavirus|Comments Off on The Winter Economy Plan

The Apprenticeship Scheme

The Apprenticeship Scheme Griffin have always been big believers in taking on apprentices, and have seen great success stories over the past few years. Lockdown brought with it hundreds of enquiries from clients on eligibility for grants and where they could access funding. We were expanding prior to lockdown, and [...]

2020-09-10T09:26:17+00:00September 10th, 2020|Business, Coronavirus|Comments Off on The Apprenticeship Scheme

The Impact of the Coronavirus

The Impact of Coronavirus on the UK to date Everyone has been impacted by coronavirus in one way or another, but we may not understand the full extent of the economical and sociological damage for some time. The adverse effects of COVID-19 have been plain to see since lockdown officially [...]

2020-09-10T09:25:29+00:00September 10th, 2020|Business, Coronavirus|Comments Off on The Impact of the Coronavirus
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