Employer Resources – #COVID19 #coronavirus

The following links provide information for employers during the coronavirus crisis:

Extended Job Retention Scheme (1st November 2020 through 31st March 2021)

*Update* On Thursday 5th November 2030, the UK government confirmed a further extension of CJRS until the end of March 2021 the JSS introduction is delayed.

Job Support Scheme (Delayed until the Extended Job Retention Scheme ends)

Please note that following the government announcement on 31st October, JSS is postponed until the end of the extended Job Retention Scheme.

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme for employers who originally furloughed some employees for a minimum 3 weeks. This scheme ended on 31st October 2020. A new extended scheme will apply from 1st November 2020.

The Scheme was planned to close on Saturday 31st October 2020 with employers required to file any claim by 30th November 2020. Following a PM announcement, furlough is being extended until December 2020

#COVID19 #coronavirus impact changes:

Homeworkers – expenses and benefits

National Minimum Wage / National Living Wage – are you ensuring you meet NMW legal minimums. The rates do not apply to periods were hours are not worked such as Furlough, however where employees undertake work time you must pay at or above legal minimums.

Pensions – guidance for employers from the Pension Regulator

Right to work

Scams – help your employees avoid the scams

Sick Pay

Shielding and work

Time to Pay – HMRC provide an emergency helpline for employer who are suffering cash flow problems and may be struggling to pay over the tax and NICs amounts due.

PAYadvice.UK Last updated 10/11/2020