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Job support scheme expanded and Covid-19 restrictions fund for Scottish businesses

The Job Support scheme was withdrawn on 1 November 2020.

The Job Support scheme, which was due to start on 1 November 2020, has been postponed as the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) is being extended until December. This is in line with recent announcement from the Prime Minister, on Saturday 31 October, that England is heading into Lockdown 2.0 from Thursday 5th November until 2 December. 

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Acuity Enterprise - Autumn 2020

Commercial, finance and tax insights and planning opportunities for SMEs, social enterprises and charities.

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Kickstart scheme launches across the UK

The £2 billion Kickstart Scheme is designed to create hundreds of thousands of new, fully subsidised jobs for young people across the UK.

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Renfrewshire Coronavirus Business Support Fund

The Renfrewshire Coronavirus Business Support Fund is a £1.3million Renfrewshire Council package of interest free loans and grants providing immediate help to businesses in the Renfrewshire area affected by the pandemic.

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Covid-19 support for start-ups and early stage businesses in Scotland

Start-ups and early stage businesses with high growth potential whose routes to investment and achieving growth have been impacted by Covid-19 will be supported by the Scottish Government (SG).

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Update Covid-19 Support: Changes to CJRS and SEISS

Click on the links below to read the latest updates on the support and funding available to businesses, individuals and third sector organisations facing the Covid-19 pandemic

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Are you considering a CBILS application?

The Government has announced a raft of measures to assist businesses who require funding support through a variety of initiatives. The main one being the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS). 

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Acuity Enterprise

Commercial, finance and tax insights and planning opportunities for SMEs, social enterprises and charities. 

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Brexit planning checklist for Scottish importers & exporters

Brexit – what now for businesses that trade with the EU?

There is still uncertainty around what Brexit will mean and planning for a “No Deal” scenario seems sensible right now given the new Prime Minister's vow to deliver Brexit 'do or die' by 31 October 2019. 

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Dental Acuity Winter 2018-19

Commercial, finance and tax briefing for dentists

Click on the links below to read the full articles. If you have any queries or would like to discuss any of the issues raised in this edition, please do get in touch with Jayne Clifford, Director by email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by calling 0141-272-0000.

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Commercial Acuity Autumn 2018

Business, tax and finance matters for company directors and business owner-managers

In this edition: Stranville John joins the Martin Aitken Group. MTD for VAT registered businesses. Business grants and support available for growing SMEs. More changes for private landlords are on the way, as well as potential reforms to Pensions Tax Relief and Inheritance Tax. 

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 Click on the links below to read the articles in the latest edition.

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