COVID-19 Tax technical information

22 Apr 2021

These pages act as a central hub for useful information and guidance, including responses to questions that might not be available on government websites.


We have not listed on these pages all the questions we have received because there are so many. If you have any specific questions, please contact the Technical Team; although it will not be possible for us to provide a separate tailored response to each query submitted.


External information

Keep an eye on the following sites for the latest updates:

The government has launched a ‘support finder’ tool designed to help businesses and self-employed people across the UK to quickly and easily determine what financial support is available to them during the coronavirus pandemic.

HMRC publish statistical data about the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme, the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme, the Eat Out to Help Out Scheme, and the VAT payments deferral scheme, which is updated on a regular basis.

Tax and related benefit guidance relating to the coronavirus can be found on the LITRG website.

Follow the links below to see the information and Q&As we have gathered for each area: