Online support for businesses

26 Mar 2020

The team at IFSD Glasgow has put together a list of on line resources designed to help businesses through the Coronavirus crisis.

This landing page on the UK Government's web site leads to official information on the various UK wide support schemes including the Business Interruption Loan Scheme, Job retention Scheme, Statutory Sick pay rebate, deferral of VAT and Self Assessment Tax, HMRC's Time to pay service and the Corporate Financing Facility.

Another highly informative landing page on the Scottish Government web site provides links to a plethora of useful information, advice and support including guidance for businesses staying open, grants available, including the Business Support Fund operated by Glasgow City Council, business rates relief, step by step checklists, links to webinars and on line tutorials, including how to build your business online.

Information from the UK Government on the Self Employment Income support scheme is available here

Specifically for small businesses and the self employed, the Federation of Small Businesses has brought together the latest information on advice, support and guidance here

And, finally, there's a wealth of great webinars and on line tutorials available on the Business Gateway web site.