Alan Rowe

SoG COVID-19 Business SUPPORT APPLICATION HELPER

The States of Guernsey Business Support Team have released the application forms for Small Business Grants and Payroll Co-Funding. With many thanks to the assistance from Richard & Carol-Anne Stapley (Richard Stapley Chartered Accountants) and Sarah Hancock (Brehon Accountants Limited) who worked with the States’ team, they have put together the following Frequently Asked Question list to help you with your applications: As a business owner can I count myself as one of the employees on the Payroll-Co Funding Scheme as well as applying for a Small Business Grant? If you are already on the payroll then yes definitely. If …

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Business guidance at 29/3

The Guidance to Business was updated on Sunday 29th March and changed some of the previous advice. It is important to appeciate that the situation is very dynamic and subject to change at anytime. The State’s own website is where you will read it first and news is usually announced first on Twitter – follow @govgg The CGi remains in daily contact with officers in the States of Guernsey who are putting together all of the Business Support measures. Our feedback from business is being incorporated into their guidance and policy as best they can, balancing the needs of following …

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P&R proposes business support measures

In a statement to the meeting of the States of Guernsey, Gavin St Pier updated the house on a number of matters relating to the general response to Coronavirus pandemic intended to protect the public and then went on to outline support for businesses. He announced that the States of Guernsey P&R committee have moved quickly to propose a series of measures to help all non regulated Guernsey businesses deal with the impact of the Corona virus. The proposals include deferral of Social Insurance payments, deferral of Commercial TRP, the establishment of a hardship fund and other measures. The proposals …

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