All items: Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme/Furlough leave

  • Budget 2021: Furlough extension, business cash grants and more

    4 March 2021

    Undoubtedly, the most important announcement for employers to come out of this year's budget has to be the extension of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme until 30 September 2021, which will provide a lifeline to organisations that will still be affected by restrictions on social contact into the summer months.

  • Furlough can now be used to help homeschooling parents - HMRC

    8 January 2021

    HM Revenue & Customs has updated its furlough guidance to confirm that the scheme can be used where employees are unable to work because they are caring for children while schools are closed.

  • Furlough extended until 30 April 2021

    17 December 2020

    The furlough scheme has been extended until the end of April 2021, the chancellor has announced.

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News: HR and legal information and guidance relating to the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme/Furlough leave.