Help for businesses
Self-employment Income Support Scheme
If you’re self-employed or a member of a partnership and have been adversely affected by coronavirus you may be eligible to claim a grant.
Applications for the first grant closed on 13th July 2020. The scheme has now been extended and eligible businesses able to confirm to HMRC that they have been adversely affected on or after 14th July 2020 will be able to can make a claim for a second grant.
The scheme allows you to claim a second and final taxable grant worth 70% of your average monthly trading profits, paid out in a single instalment covering 3 months’ worth of profits, and capped at £6,570.
You can make a claim for a second grant if you’re eligible, even if you did not make a claim for the first grant.
If you want to make a claim you must do so on or before 19th October 2020. You can now claim online on GOV.UK.