Kate Upcraft has kindly collated the following detailed information from the Cabinet Office
(She only wishes she had information like this from HMRC!) in respect to off-Payroll workers being included in the job retention scheme which was not what we had thought would be the case, although it isn’t clear if they can be subject to reclaim as the will be funding dependent.
The paperwork is attached – download it here: PPN02_20-Contingent-Workers-Impacted-by-Covid-19-2.pdf (84 downloads)
- We also know what the definition is for the 250 employees and the reclaim of SSP it’s the connected companies rule as we surmised: Click this link to read more
- Also a useful quote from Hmrc responding to the fleet industry in respect to the unavailability of company cars: Click this link to read more
- Martin Lewis (our new not best friend in payroll!) says this is now an official statement from HMRC on widening the reinstatement pool to include those who have had a new job withdrawn due to COVID-19: Click this link to read more
- Here’s LITRG’s summary of benefits’ support for employees: https://www.litrg.org.uk/tax-guides/coronavirus-guidance
If you don’t know who they are: low income – tax reform group, they’re a branch of the CIOT and I do quite a lot of work with them on the interaction between RTI and universal credit
I have missed any updates as you’ve only been recently added to the circulation list you can find a comprehensive central collation of COVID-19 resources on my website Kateupcraft.com.
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