Income-tax deferrals: Self-assessment income tax payments, that were due in July, can be deferred to the end of January next year. Rent support: Businesses who are struggling to pay their rents are protected from eviction until the end of June. Coronavirus business interruption loan scheme: SMEs can get loans and overdrafts of up to £5million for up to six years and the government will guarantee up to 80 per of these. Grants of up to £10,000: Small firms can get grants of up to £10,000 to help with ongoing business costs. VAT payments: VAT payments can be deferred for three months. Tax bill help: SMEs that cannot afford their tax bills can ask HMRC for a “time to pay” arrangement so any debt collection is suspended. Business rates holiday: A 12-month business rates holiday has been introduced for many businesses. Most read in Money … [Read more...] about Is the self-employed government grant scheme going to get extended like furlough to October?
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It replaces part of your income - if you can’t work because you become ill or disabled. It pays out until you can start working again - or until you retire, die or the end of the policy term - whichever is sooner. There’s often a waiting period before the payments start - you generally set payments to start after your sick pay ends, or after any other insurance stops covering you. The longer you wait, the lower the monthly premiums. It covers most illnesses that leave you unable to work - either in the short or long term (depending on the type of policy and its definition of incapacity). You can claim as many times as you need to - while the policy lasts. … [Read more...] about What is income protection insurance and can I use it to protect my finances against coronavirus?