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Read our summary of measures introduced by the government


27 May - Government publishes revised Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme legislation
27 May - Changes to insolvency and company law to take effect
26 May - Government borrowing at record high, data reveals
26 May - Survey suggests one in ten firms cannot implement coronavirus guidance safely
22 May - IPSE urges government to extend self-employed support scheme
22 May - UK sets out post-Brexit tariff regime
21 May - Future Fund launches to give start-ups coronavirus support
21 May - Inflation rate falls to lowest level since August 2016
20 May - Government set to launch Coronavirus Statutory Sick Pay Rebate Scheme
20 May - Treasury confirms tax exemption for reimbursed home office expenses
19 May - CMA urges government to introduce emergency laws to prevent price hikes
19 May - Loan size increased to £200 million under large business interruption scheme
18 May - CBI concerned about lack of Brexit progress
18 May - BCC survey suggests firms ready for gradual reopening of UK economy
15 May - Government makes temporary changes to Tax-Free Childcare scheme
15 May - One million apply to self-employed grant scheme in 48 hours
14 May - Close to £15 billion borrowed through government's coronavirus schemes
14 May - Late payers warned over false economy
13 May - Chancellor extends Job Retention Scheme until October
13 May - Self-employed grant scheme to open to applications
12 May - HMRC extends tax appeal deadline due to pandemic
12 May - Stamp Duty liability should be switched to sellers
11 May - HMRC updates process for obtaining Government Gateway ID
11 May - Business groups need more guidance and financial support for return to work
07 May - Online marketplaces should be compelled to collect VAT
07 May - UK Finance warns firms over Bounce Back loan repayments
06 May - UK economy set to experience 'deepest recession in living memory'
06 May - HMRC begins contacting individuals eligible for coronavirus income support scheme
05 May - Over 110,000 businesses apply for Bounce Back loans on day one
05 May - FCA seeking legal clarity on business interruption insurance
04 May - Government changes ISA rules to help individuals affected by coronavirus
04 May - TPR calls for trustees and employers to 'work together to protect savers'
01 May - Government extends deadlines for tax consultations
01 May - Business leaders eager for lockdown to ease, says IoD
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