Newly Self Employed Hardship fund
*** New funding Announcement *** Scot gov have released the criteria for the second round of the Newly Self Employed Hardship fund. Link below, highlights are : -£4k for eligible applicants recognising the length of the ongoing situation -Can apply if you were successfully for round 1 funding -To apply need to have become self-employed on or after 6 April 2019 but before 17 March 2020 or -Criteria has been widened to include if you started trading between 1st October 2018 and 6th April 2020 , yet are not eligible for SEISS due to the 50% rule on your 19/20 tax return -Can apply if you are on UC -Fund not yet open but will run for a 4 week period on a first come first served basis https://findbusinesssupport.gov.scot/.../newly-self... If you have found the work of Scottish Live Events Network useful please consider joining us. The more members we have the more we can do to represent the industry. Go to https://bectu.org.uk/join/ and include SLEN in your job title to be placed directly into the branch.