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23rd September 2020

Latest | COVID-19 sick pay scheme opens for employer claims

COVID-19 sick pay scheme opens for employer claims

As of today, small businesses and employers across the nation who have paid employees statutory sick pay (SSP) for cases of coronavirus will be able to claim back the money, the Government has confirmed.

Coined the ‘Coronavirus Statutory Sick Pay Rebate Scheme,’ the announcement comes as part of the package for businesses set out by Chancellor Rishi Sunak in March this year, and is available for all those who suffered financial losses due to the illness, as of this morning.

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