The Chancellor on 3rd March confirmed further support for the self-employed with a fourth and fifth grant paid out by the Coronavirus Self Employed Income Support Scheme (SEISS).
Chancellor Rishi Sunak on 3rd March unveiled the contents of his Budget in the House of Commons.
Setting out the government’s tax and spending plans for the year ahead, he announced new measures to help business and jobs through the pandemic and to support the UK’s long-term economic recovery.
There is a lot of anticipation that measures being introduced in the next budget in March will add to the struggle of many companies during the continued COVID-19 pandemic.
On December 24th 2020 the UK and the European Commission (EC) finally agreed on the terms of a trade and co-operation agreement coming into effect after the end of the transitional period on December 31st 2020.