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COVID-19 Update Week 2

Update for Guardian Clients The past 2 weeks have been unprecedented in Irish Business. We have seen business closures overnight, emergency legislation enacted at speeds never seen before, huge staff layoffs and business owners through no fault of their own seeing their life’s work and dreams vanish overnight. We have now reached the end of […]

Further updates on Wages Subsidy AND a tax free payment for working from home €3.20

Good morning all.  Unfortunately, there is still no confirmed instructions from Revenue as to what companies will qualify for the scheme (in relation to the particular vague wording of “Be experiencing significant negative economic disruption…” and “Be unable to pay normal wages”.  In these circumstances, we suggest to clients who have been affected in any […]

LEO supports to help your business through COVID-19

Your business can now apply for the Business Continuity Voucher.  Businesses (employing up to 50 employees) are eligible to apply for a Business Continuity Voucher up to the value of €2,500 towards 3rd party consultancy costs to assist with developing short and long term strategies to deal with the COVID-19 outbreak.  The purpose of the voucher is to […]

Supports available to business effected by the COVID-19 outbreak

Business today are faced with an unprecedented challenge due to the Corona virus.  In these difficult times, please note that there is help available, in particular in relation to cash flow difficulties.  The Government have introduced an emergency fund to offer cheap loans to businesses and also The Revenue Commissioners have been pro-active in issuing […]

Update on latest supports from the Government

Yesterday’s announcement by the Government was another boost to the self- employed, Employers and thus to employees. When you have read this, please then send an email to your contact here in Guardian to discuss your particular needs – they will work out the numbers for you. You will go on a list, and we […]