Humphreys announces new grant for sole traders

first_img Humphreys announces new grant for sole traders By News Highland – August 14, 2020 RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Journey home will be easier – Paul Hegarty Facebook WhatsApp News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Google+ Sole traders left out of work by Covid-19 can now apply for a grant of up to a thousand euro to help with business costs.12 million euro has been set aside for the Enterprise Support Grant, aimed at tradespeople, taxi drivers and others who can’t get the Restart grant.To qualify, a business owner must have come off the Pandemic Unemployment Payment after May 17th — when the national lockdown was first eased.Minister for Social Protection Heather Humphreys says the application process is straightforward…….Audio Player Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.Further InformationAnyone wishing to apply for the grant can download the application form on and, when completed should be sent to their local Intreo Centre.The Enterprise Support Grant will be available to tax and PRSI compliant self-employed individuals who:          Have been in receipt of the Covid-19 Pandemic Unemployment Payment or a Jobseekers payment and have closed their claim on or after 18th May 2020;Have been operating a business prior to March 2020;Have reopened their business which was closed due to Covid; Are not liable for commercial rates; andEmploy fewer than 10 people & have an annual turnover of less than €1 million; Derry draw with Pats: Higgins & Thomson Reaction Pinterest Twitter Funding may be sought for a range of costs incurred in reopening a business including:Purchase of equipment including signage and personal protective equipment;Repairs, maintenance and installation of safety measures;Salaries; andVehicle running costs including fuel. Harps come back to win in Waterford WhatsApp Pinterest Google+ AudioHomepage BannerNews Facebook Previous articleDonegal has had more than 496 confirmed Covid-19 casesNext articleMark English among Donegal athletes who impress in Belfast News Highland FT Report: Derry City 2 St Pats 2 Twitter DL Debate – 24/05/21 last_img read more

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