The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS)

The Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak MP announced a five-month extension of CJRS, also known as the furlough scheme. The CJRS will now run until the end of March 2021 with employees receiving 80% of their current salary for hours not worked.

Find more information on:

the extension to the CJRS which ends on 31 March 2021;

which employees you can put on furlough to use the CJRS;

if you can claim for your employees’ wages using the CJRS;

the steps you need to take before calculating your claim;

how much you can claim; and

claiming for wages through the scheme.

The Job Support Scheme will not be introduced until after Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme ends.

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