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Post-furlough sums don't add up for me

26 days ago   |   By The Guardian

With his £1,000-per-employee bonus plan, the chancellor is effectively saying, ‘If you give me £3, I'll give you £2 in return', writes Chris Simmonds While Rishi Sunak's furlough scheme has been a much-needed and welcome lifeline to many, the sums don't add up for his plan to pay businesses £1,000 per employee still in work by the end of January ( UK business leaders warn over closure of furlough scheme , 8 July). I currently have 44 employees on furlough, most of whom I will be forced to release from the scheme at the end of August, because there is no revenue to pay the employers'...
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