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04 Sep 2020
On 2 September 2020, the government's £2 billion Kickstart Scheme opened for employer applications.
HMRC are inviting those individuals that are self employed or a member of a partnership and have been adversely affected by coronavirus to claim a second grant under the Self Employed Income Support Grant.
The fee for plastic shopping bags in England will be doubled to 10 pence and extended to all shops from April 2021.
Over £30 million has been lost to pension scams since 2017, according to the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and The Pensions Regulator (TPR).
New company car advisory fuel rates have been published which take effect from 1 September 2020.
The government has announced that more than 64 million meals were enjoyed by diners across the country during the government's Eat Out to Help Out discount scheme.