Claire Ralph - The Government's coronavirus support packages for different businesses

Apr 01, 2020, 06:01 PM
In this episode, Nigel speaks to Claire Ralph, Policy Project Manager at Business West and former tax adviser, on how the different business continuity schemes being released by government are being received by the local business community.

Nigel gets Claire's thoughts on:

  • The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme for employees and employers (0:45).
  • What support is available for the 5 million self-employed (2:00).
  • The businesses that fall between the cracks (2:40).
  • What support is available for single Director Ltd companies? (5:28).
  • The key dates for all the new schemes that have been announced (6:24).
  • The lack of clarity from government on scheme eligibility and start dates (8:00).

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