Employment

Many businesses will be struggling with a variety of issues due to the impact of the Coronavirus outbreak, but a key consideration for many will be employment costs and staff safety. The Government has taken significant steps to help businesses protect jobs by introducing measures that seek to subsidise wages and provide refunds for those…

Coronavirus Self Employed Income Support Scheme (SEISS)

Following the announcement that businesses will be reimbursed by HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) for 80 per cent of the employment costs of ‘furloughed’ workers for at least three months from March, the Chancellor has announced a similar scheme for self-employed individuals. The Self-Employed Income Support Scheme (SEISS) will pay self-employed individuals an amount equivalent…

Commercial Rent Deferrals

To support UK businesses, the Government has confirmed that commercial tenants that are unable to pay their rent due to disruption caused by the Coronavirus pandemic will not face eviction. The Government had already banned evictions on private residential tenants but has now confirmed that the three-month moratorium on evictions and debt enforcement will be…

Payroll professionals confirmed as key workers

Our team are here and ready to support you Payroll is a vitally important function within a business and never more so now that the Government has confirmed that it will be paying furloughed workers* up to 80% of their wages through reimbursement via HMRC. During these uncertain times, businesses must know that they can…

Accessing the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

With substantial restrictions for everyone on the circumstances in which we can leave our homes, and many businesses being forced to close, the Chancellor has announced a scheme to reimburse up to 80 per cent of the cost of the wages of ‘furloughed workers’. What is a ‘furloughed worker’? Anyone designated as a ‘furloughed worker’…

Essential business preparations for COVID-19

The UK is seeing an unprecedented amount of disruption due to the current coronavirus outbreak and in response the Chancellor has announced a number of measures to help businesses deal with this crisis. Understandably, business owners will be concerned during these difficult times, but they must take practical steps now to help protect themselves, their…

Accessing the latest COVID-19 stimulus

The Government has pledged more than £330 billion overnight to help businesses struggling with the economic impact of the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak. The Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, has pledged to do “whatever it takes” to help businesses survive through these difficult and uncertain times and we are also standing by this commitment. To help you gain…

Coronavirus Precautions

Like all businesses, we are committed to containing and delaying the spread of Coronavirus in the UK and so are taking steps to try and prevent the virus from becoming more widespread. Our duty of care We have a duty of care to all our staff and those who visit our premises, including clients. As…

Say hello to our new website

Every few years, we update the Glazers website to reflect the latest design trends and web technology, so www.glazers.co.uk has been given a makeover this month. As always, it’s been designed to make it easy to find all the information about our services that you are looking for and, as previously, the site has been specifically…