COVID support schemes – key dates and deadlines
30 October: The end of October sees the transition into the next phase of UK government support for businesses and the self employed. ICAEW provides a reminder of key dates and deadlines.
|Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CRJS)
|31 October 2020
|30 November 2020
||Deadline for employers to submit a grant claim
|Job Support Scheme (JSS)
|1 November 2020
|8 December 2020
||Employers will be able make their first JSS claim for pay periods ending and paid in November.
HMRC has confirmed JSS claims for subsequent months will follow a similar pattern, with the final claims for April being made from early May. Further guidance is anticipated shortly.
|Self-employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS)
|19 October 2020
||Deadline for submitting a second grant.
HMRC have has not yet confirmed the deadlines for claims for third or fourth grants under the scheme, and the claims portal remains closed.
|Job Retention Bonus (JRB)
|15 February 2021
||Claims portal opens
|31 March 2021
||Deadline for bonus claims