13th July is the last date by which you can apply for the first SEISS grant – so do act now if you believe you are eligible for this or have received an email invitation from HMRC to apply for this government support

14th July is the key date for the second SEISS scheme. When applying for a grant under the extended SEISS scheme, you have to state that your business is adversely affected as at 14th July 2020, so if your business is back to normal you will not be able to make a second claim.

31st July 2020 is the last date you can put through a furloughed pay claim under the original furlough scheme, for claims up to 30th June