Job retention scheme furlough deadline is today 10 June

Jun 10, 2020

HMRC has confirmed that unless someone has been furloughed for a full three-week period by 30 June 2020, the job retention scheme will be closed to claims for them by employers. As a result, today Wednesday 10 June is the last day on which someone who has never been furloughed before can start a period of furlough and qualify for the scheme. Read our news item from Monday on this and other important dates in respect of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme.