Finally, we have some detailed guidance from HMRC on who is eligible, what constitutes a wages and how the claim is to be calculated. This latest update 26th March answers a huge amount of our questions and is a very important read for us all.
In response to the significant number of calls being made to the Coronavirus Helpline HMRC have acted and added more staff and switched to an 0800 number.
Sad to say the fraudsters, scammers and the like are using the current situation for their own benefit. This article from SmartVault might just help you keep safe online.
The budget made no changes despite a lot of opposition so HMRC have issued what they believe to be a timely reminder. So basically from April you have 30 days to notify and pay CGT on a residential property sale if circumstance warrant it.
A helpful summary of the budget provisions for businesses and their staff. lots of actual detail will be released in the coming days/weeks as resources are released but this is a good place to start.