Summer holidays!

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As we are getting stuck into the summer holiday season – and thoughts of staycations are looming large, it is worth remembering that HMRC has added a financial benefit. HMRC recently reminded parents, carers and guardians that “a childcare top-up can go a long way towards helping parents plan and pay for summer activities to […]

Furlough Update

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Furlough update With the Furlough Scheme ending on 31st October, the government have announced the Job Support Scheme. Starting 1st November 2020 and lasting for 6 months the scheme is designed to protect viable jobs in businesses which have reduced trade over the winter months due to Covid-19.   How it works Employers will continue […]

Coronavirus (COVID-19) and your business

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The Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and associatedshutdown has significantly affected many businesses.Here at P. G. Fry & Company we know many businesses are suffering through this current crisis. Cash flow is less certain, and the future is unclear. P. G. Fry & Company are still open, we have implemented safe ways of working for all our […]

National Minimum Wages and National Living Wage Rates

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From April 2020 the rates for the National Living Wage and the National Minimum Wages are increasing. The changes are shown in the table below: Year 25 and over 21 to 24 18 to 20 Under 18 Apprentice April 2019 (current rate) £8.21 £7.70 £6.15 £4.35 £3.90 April 2020  £8.72 £8.20 £6.45 £4.55 £4.15 Apprentices […]