Job Retention Scheme: Holiday & Holiday Pay Update

Job Retention Scheme: Holiday & Holiday Pay Update

The UK government has published an update on workers’ entitlement to holiday and holiday pay during the coronavirus pandemic with some further clarity on whether an employer can require a worker to take holiday whilst on furlough. Whilst the guidance is not legally...
Micro-business Hardship Fund to Open

Micro-business Hardship Fund to Open

Further details on the fund to support micro-businesses and social enterprises unable to access other regional and national COVID-19 support measures have been announced. £40 million is available through the fund, which is administered by Invest NI on behalf of the...
Exemption for Reimbursed Home Office Expenses

Exemption for Reimbursed Home Office Expenses

Whilst Government advice is still to work from home where you can, we are all having to adjust to new surroundings. In an attempt to make working from home as easy as possible, a new temporary tax and National Insurance exemption has been announced, to allow employers...
Insights From Our Team: Chris Bradley

Insights From Our Team: Chris Bradley

This week we caught up with Tax Manager Chris Bradley to find out how he has found the past few weeks of lockdown life. “The last few weeks have definitely been a learning curve, but a good one. We have a baby at home, he isn’t even a year old yet, and he’s been very...
Job Retention Scheme: Holiday & Holiday Pay Update

Job Retention Scheme Update

The Chancellor has extended the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme for four months until the end of October after promising that there will be no “cliff-edge” end to the furlough scheme.The scheme will continue in its current form until the end of July and...
Insights From Our Team: Karen Kirk

Insights From Our Team: Karen Kirk

Here at Baker Tilly Mooney Moore, we, just like thousands of other businesses across Northern Ireland, are getting used to working from home. Here, we catch up with Audit and Accounts Manager, Karen Kirk, about what the last few weeks during the Covid-19 ‘lockdown’...