UK Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme: Still Further Updated

    View Author April 2020

    The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme has gone live this morning and it seems that it was another busy Friday evening down at the HMRC, with a flurry of new and only slightly (but importantly) contradictory guidance issued by the government in anticipation of the Scheme’s going live today.

    Here’s a short summary of the latest developments - just in time, using the phrase charitably, for employers submitting their first claim to the Scheme this week.