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Results 1–20 of 3000 for "self employed"

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Car Washes: Coronavirus (5 Jun 2020)

Paul Scully: ... The guidance on working safely during COVID-19 is aimed at working environments, not whether a specific business can reopen. The guidance is designed to help employers, workers and the self-employed understand how to work safely, including what employers need to think about to adapt a workplace to manage risk in the context of the coronavirus pandemic. We know that every...

Covid-19: Economy - Motion to Consider (4 Jun 2020)

Lord Agnew of Oulton: ...has already helped businesses to keep millions of people in employment and has been extended until October, and the Self-employment Income Support Scheme, which benefits 95% of people who are mainly self-employed. To support firms and businesses through the crisis, the Government have announced unprecedented support, including government-backed loans for businesses of all sizes and grants...

Covid-19: Economy - Motion to Consider (4 Jun 2020)

Lord Agnew of Oulton: ...has already helped businesses to keep millions of people in employment and has been extended until October, and the Self-employment Income Support Scheme, which benefits 95% of people who are mainly self-employed. To support firms and businesses through the crisis, the Government have announced unprecedented support, including government-backed loans for businesses of all sizes and grants...

Public Bill Committee: Finance Bill: Repaying sums paid to HMRC under agreements relating to certain loans etc (4 Jun 2020)

Jesse Norman: ..., it is very important that we should consider the impact of all tax policy on individuals and, in this case, of the repayment scheme on the approximately 2,000 taxpayers, including companies, the self-employed and employees, who may be entitled to claim a refund under the scheme. Although that is the case, the Government do not think there is any cause to undertake an additional report....

Public Health England Review: Covid-19 Disparities (4 Jun 2020)

Kemi Badenoch: ...evictions; mortgage holidays for those who need them; support for those who are vulnerable and need assistance with access to medication and shopping; the coronavirus job retention scheme; and the self-employed income support scheme. Those with no recourse to public funds do have access to statutory sick pay, which the hon. and learned Lady mentioned. Furthermore, if an individual has been...

Public Health England Review: Covid-19 Disparities (4 Jun 2020)

Kemi Badenoch: ...evictions; mortgage holidays for those who need them; support for those who are vulnerable and need assistance with access to medication and shopping; the coronavirus job retention scheme; and the self-employed income support scheme. Those with no recourse to public funds do have access to statutory sick pay, which the hon. and learned Lady mentioned. Furthermore, if an individual has been...

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Social Security Benefits: Coronavirus (4 Jun 2020)

Will Quince: ...;increasing the standard allowance of Universal Credit and working tax credit for this year by around £1000 per year;temporarily relaxing the application of the Minimum Income Floor (MIF) for all self-employed claimants affected by COVID-19 to ensure that the self-employed can access UC at a more generous rate;making Statutory Sick Pay available from day 1 – as opposed to day 4 - where...

Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Topical Questions (4 Jun 2020)

Jo Stevens: ...to collapse. It will be one of the last to reopen, and its desperate pleas for Government support have been ignored. Tens of thousands of workers excluded from the job retention scheme and the self-employed scheme have been completely ignored, but we then had a tiny glimmer of hope just over two weeks ago, when the commission for cultural recovery and renewal was announced, but since that...

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Universal Credit: Self-employment Income Support Scheme (4 Jun 2020)

Alison McGovern: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what assessment the Government has made of the income effect of the Self Employed Income Support Scheme on people who are also claiming universal credit.

Written Answers — Department for Work and Pensions: Unemployment: Immigrants (4 Jun 2020)

Justin Tomlinson: ...Government measures to support workers and their families through Covid-19 are also available for those who meet the eligibility criteria. These include the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme, the Self-employed Income Support Scheme and Statutory Sick Pay.

Written Answers — Treasury: Self-employed: Coronavirus (4 Jun 2020)

Julian Lewis: To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, if he will ensure that the earnings limit set for the Self-Employed Income Support Scheme is consistent with Government financial support for employees who earn more than £50,000 per annum; and if he will make it his policy to introduce a capped grant of up to £2,500 per month to for self-employed people during the covid-19 outbreak.

Written Answers — Treasury: Self-employed: Coronavirus (4 Jun 2020)

Ben Lake: To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what assessment he has made of the potential merits of (a) introducing a second phase of the Self Employed Income Support Scheme to align with the timescale of the Coronaviurs Job Retention Scheme and (b) introducing a further package of economic support for the self-employed.

Written Answers — Treasury: Self-employment Income Support Scheme (4 Jun 2020)

Dan Jarvis: ..., pursuant to the Answer of 28 April 2020 to Question 37714 on the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme, what steps his Department is taking to address the disparity in financial support for self-employed women who have received maternity allowance in the last three years.

Written Answers — Treasury: Self-employment Income Support Scheme (4 Jun 2020)

Jesse Norman: ...Assessment returns for 2019-20, but there would be significant risks for the public purse if the Government relied on these returns for the scheme. HMRC would not be able to distinguish genuine self-employed individuals who started trading in 2019-20 from fake applications by fraudulent operators and organised criminal gangs seeking to exploit the SEISS. The Government cannot expose the...

Written Answers — Treasury: Self-employment Income Support Scheme: Foreign Nationals (4 Jun 2020)

Jesse Norman: ...2018/19, 2019/20 and intend to continue to do so in 2020/21. As part of the application process, therefore, a person must confirm that they do intend to continue to trade. The Government expects self-employed people to do the right thing and not to make a claim unless they are eligible. HMRC will use their usual risk-based approach to compliance, and they will take action in cases of...

Written Answers — Treasury: Members: Correspondence (4 Jun 2020)

Carol Monaghan: To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, when he plans to respond to the letter from the hon. Member for Glasgow North West constituency of 1 April 2020 in relation to support for the self-employed, temporary and freelance workers.

Written Answers — Treasury: Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (4 Jun 2020)

Jesse Norman: The Government has set out an unprecedented package of financial support to help the country through the coronavirus pandemic, including the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS), the Self-Employed Income Support Scheme and Statutory Sick Pay. The CJRS will run until the end of October and the Government is working to ensure those who are shielders can access the financial assistance that...

Written Answers — Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Culture and Sports: Coronavirus (4 Jun 2020)

Caroline Dinenage: The Government recognises the devastating impact of COVID-19 and that's why we’ve introduced the unprecedented package of support including the Job Retention Scheme, Self-Employed-Income-Support-Scheme, and loans tailored to the needs of businesses large and small. Arts and Culture are devolved, but in England we are also working with cultural and sporting organisations to produce guidance...

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Business: Coronavirus (4 Jun 2020)

Paul Scully: ...business rates holiday for retail, hospitality and leisure businesses for the 2020 to 2021 tax yearthe option to defer VAT payments due between 20 March and 30 June until 31 March 2021access to the Self-Employed Income Support Scheme (SEISS) We continue to keep our support for pubs, restaurants and other businesses under review and to listen to feedback from businesses, and their...

Written Answers — Department for Transport: Cycling: Self-employed (4 Jun 2020)

Patrick Grady: To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, what assessment he has made of the potential merits of extending the cycle to work scheme to self-employed people as a result of the covid-19 outbreak.


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