The Coronavirus Statutory Sick Pay Rebate Scheme (CSSP) was announced at Budget to support businesses affected by the COVID-19 outbreak. The scheme allows small and medium-sized employers, with fewer than 250 employees, to apply to HMRC to recover the costs of paying coronavirus-related Statutory Sick Pay.
The online service to reclaim the CSSP will be launched on Tuesday, 26th May 2020.
Oaktree are now preparing our client’s claims. Please get in touch if you would like us to claim for you. Please note, we are charging a small admin fee per claim.
Tuesday, 26th May 2020
Up to 2 weeks Statutory Sick Pay (SSP) from the first qualifying days of sickness for employees who were unable to work due to Covid-19.
The SSP is based upon the rate applicable at the time of payment (£94.25 weekly rate up to 5th April 2020 and £95.85 weekly from 6th April 2020).
More information on SSP rates can be found here.
13th March – Those suffering with Covid-19 or its symptoms or self-isolating due to it in respect of their first qualifying sickness day commencing on or after 13th March 2020.
16th March – Those shielding and having a GP/NHS letter advising them to stay home for 12 weeks or more for periods starting on or after 16th April 2020.
It’s free, it’s confidential and it’s completely without obligation. Simply send us a message or request a call-back and we will be delighted to contact you at the earliest opportunity to discuss your potential needs and share our experience.