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Can I furlough myself as a Limited Company Contractor?

2020-04-30T15:37:04+01:00By |

Under the Government’s Coronavirus business support measures announced this week, it has been indicated that some Limited Company contractors may be covered by the ‘Job retention scheme’ and therefore can furlough themselves if unable to work due to Covid-19. There is a distinction in law between a director with a service contract and a director [...]

Coronavirus business support measures explained

2020-06-17T11:19:14+01:00By |

This guide covers all of the business support measures announced by Rishi Sunak in March and is being updated as and when new initiatives are launched or changes are made to existing ones. Please bookmark this page to keep up to date. Last updated 17th June 2020: Changes to the Job Retention Scheme Additions to [...]

Sunak delivers Budget to meet ‘challenging times’

2020-04-21T15:25:29+01:00By |

Sunak delivers Budget to meet ‘challenging times’ Chancellor Rishi Sunak delivered his first Budget, and the first since the UK’s departure from the European Union, against the backdrop of the coronavirus outbreak. The Chancellor announced a £30 billion stimulus package to support the economy through coronavirus contagion and pledged to give the NHS whatever extra [...]

FCSA accreditation for SG Accounting and SG Umbrella

2020-04-20T15:07:14+01:00By |

We’re delighted to announce that SG Accounting and SG Umbrella have been added to the accredited members list of The Freelancer and Contractor Services Association (FCSA). To become an accredited member, we’ve had to undergo an independent and rigorous assessment of our business services, operations, policies and processes, all of which have been examined to [...]