Coronavirus; Help for the Self-employed

4 minutes to read The government’s much-anticipated help for the self-employed was announced on Thursday 26 March by Chancellor, Rishi Sunak.   The ‘Self-employment Income Support Scheme’ (SEISS) broadly mirrors the Job Retention Scheme (JRS) previously announced for employees on PAYE, although the eligibility criteria are a little more restrictive. The help available HMRC will pay self-employed individuals who …