1. Is it an 𝟖𝟎% grant 𝐢𝐧 𝐭𝐨𝐭𝐚𝐥? – 𝐍𝐨, 𝐢𝐭𝐬 𝐢𝐬 𝐚 𝐭𝐨𝐭𝐚𝐥 𝐨𝐟 𝟓𝟓%.
(it is made up of two months at 40% and the November month at 80%)
We shall provide updated 55% SEISS Grant calculators on our site later on this week.
2. 𝐖𝐡𝐞𝐧 does the claims window open? – The Online claims window opens on the 𝟑𝟎𝐭𝐡 𝐨𝐟 𝐍𝐨𝐯𝐞𝐦𝐛𝐞𝐫 𝟐𝟎𝟐𝟎
3. 𝐖𝐡𝐨 can claim? – Those who are trading but are impacted by 𝐫𝐞𝐝𝐮𝐜𝐞𝐝 𝐝𝐞𝐦𝐚𝐧𝐝 (for example lack of work, less opportunity to work (no home visits etc.)
𝐀𝐥𝐬𝐨, those who were trading but are temporarily unable to do so, this is a little bit of a grey sentence as it can cover a vast range of circumstances. If you were working but cant temporarily, you can claim.
All other criteria are the same as it was for the first and second grants, 𝐲𝐨𝐮 𝐦𝐮𝐬𝐭 𝐡𝐚𝐯𝐞 𝐜𝐨𝐦𝐩𝐥𝐞𝐭𝐞𝐝 𝐚𝐧 𝟏𝟖.𝟏𝟗 𝐫𝐞𝐭𝐮𝐫𝐧 𝐭𝐨 𝐛𝐞 𝐞𝐥𝐢𝐠𝐢𝐛𝐥𝐞.
4. Are these 𝐠𝐫𝐚𝐧𝐭 𝐭𝐚𝐱𝐚𝐛𝐥𝐞 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐬𝐮𝐛𝐣𝐞𝐜𝐭 𝐭𝐨 𝐍𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐚𝐥 𝐈𝐧𝐬𝐮𝐫𝐚𝐧𝐜𝐞? – 𝐘𝐞𝐬, just as the first two were.
5. Will this 𝐠𝐫𝐚𝐧𝐭 𝐫𝐞𝐝𝐮𝐜𝐞 𝐜𝐥𝐚𝐢𝐦𝐬 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐮𝐧𝐢𝐯𝐞𝐫𝐬𝐚𝐥 𝐜𝐫𝐞𝐝𝐢𝐭? – 𝐘𝐞𝐬, universal credit is an income-based benefit, and these grants are income-based support. More info: http://bit.ly/MSE-UC-Claim
𝐌𝐨𝐫𝐞 𝐮𝐬𝐞𝐟𝐮𝐥 𝐥𝐢𝐧𝐤𝐬 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐫𝐞𝐬𝐨𝐮𝐫𝐜𝐞𝐬:
𝐌𝐓𝐃 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐈𝐧𝐜𝐨𝐦𝐞 𝐭𝐚𝐱, 𝐁𝐢𝐠 𝐜𝐡𝐚𝐧𝐠𝐞𝐬 𝐚𝐫𝐞 𝐜𝐨𝐦𝐢𝐧𝐠