Spring Budget 2021 – CJRS and SEISS schemes extended

The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) commonly known as the furlough scheme will be extended until the 30 September 2021.

The Chancellor confirmed that employees will receive up to 80% of their salary for hours not worked subject to a monthly maximum of £2,500 until the scheme ends.

The CJRS will also continue in its present form for employers until the end of June 2021.