Staying in business is going to be difficult and tough for many. Here are links to some useful guidance on support available for businesses and helpful hints as to staying afloat.
Gov.UK has guidance on support for businesses. This covers support for businesses who are paying sick pay to employees, support for businesses that pay business rates and those that pay little or no business rates, support for businesses through the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme, support for businesses paying tax and also insurance guidance.
The Federation of Small Businesses offers advice to small businesses which cover an explanation of including the statutory sick pay rules and budget 2020 support for those affected.
The Financial Times has an article stating the 5 ways companies can get UK government help to deal with coronavirus.
Moneyfacts.co.uk aims to keep readers as up-to-date with the current information on the financial implications of COVID-19.
Pinsent Masons – ‘UK Budger 2020: coronavirus business support package announced’
Bionic has an article which covers ‘What every small business owner needs to know about coronavirus’ and this includes what government help is available, how to determine if your business insurance covers you for coronavirus and what to do if you’re not covered. It also helpfully offers ideas to help keep your business running during the coronavirus crisis.
The Telegraph also has an article on how small businesses can mitigate the threat of coronavirus.