The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) will alter again with effect from 1st August 2021.


Employees will still be entitled to 80% of their wages, however the maximum that employers can claim under the scheme reduces to 60% of an employees wages up to a cap of £1,875.  The employer must make a contribution of 20% to cover the difference.  These rates will stay in place until the end of September 2021, when the scheme will cease.


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