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  • ABTOT Associate Travlaw looks at Furlough for board directors

    Ami Naru Partner and Head of Employment and Emma Shakespeare Senior Associate and Head of Corporate Governance at Travlaw highlight the issues companies face when considering whether to place board directors on furlough and offer clear answers to the many questions which are being raised. The same considerations apply to salaried members of an LLP. Can directors be […]

  • ABTOT Associate WHA explains VAT implications on Refund Credit Notes

    In late 2018 HMRC issued Revenue and Customs Brief 13 (2018) outlining HMRC’s VAT policy on retained payments and deposits, seeking to collect VAT from businesses on retained deposits when customers do not take up supplies. Prior to implementation on 1 March 2019, HMRC realised they had made an error in relation to forfeited deposits […]

  • ABTOT Associate Travlaw provides the latest information on Furlough 4 April 2020

    On 4 April 2020 the government announced yet further guidance, clarifying points that many employers were asking since the introduction of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme a couple of weeks ago. Please see the update to the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme, but below we set out the main points clarified. Can employees on furlough, start […]

  • Coronavirus update: Furloughed Workers

    ABTOT Associate Travlaw LLP provides a further update on what we know so far for Furloughed Workers Last night the government, on its website published further details of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (Furlough Scheme). We suggest that you read the full guidance for employers, but below we set out a snapshot in Q&A format […]

  • Coronavirus update: Self Employed Workers

    ABTOT Associate Travlaw LLP provides insight into the new measures available to the Self Employed On Thursday 26 March 2020 the Government announced help for the Self-Employed whose earnings have been impacted by the Coronavirus. At this stage we only have outline details of the rescue package. What we know so far: The scheme will […]