Pay & Bonuses Archives – BDBF LLP

Job Support Scheme: expansion of the scheme and further details released

Last month we reported on the new wage subsidy scheme designed to replace the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (i.e. furlough) from 1 November 2020.  With further restrictions imposed on businesses under the new coronavirus alert levels, the Chancellor has been forced to revise and expand the scheme.  In addition, further details of how the scheme will operate have been released. 

The Job Support Scheme – what do we know so far?

The Chancellor of the Exchequer has announced that a new wage support scheme will run between 1 November 2020 and 30 April 2021. In this briefing, we explain what we know so far about the new “Job Support Scheme"

Pay inequality issues continue to remain high on the agenda

The interest in pay inequality between men and women shows no signs of waning in 2020. In a little over two months, pay inequality will come under the spotlight again, when large employers publish the third round of gender pay gap reports.