Furlough Update: 9 April 2020

FrontRow Legal
April 9, 2020


  1. HMRC have now confirmed to Parliament that the online portal will open on 20 April, with the first reimbursements to be made on 30 April;
  2. Any employees who have been TUPE'd to a new employer after 28 February will be eligible for furlough;
  3. HMRC have now confirmed its possible to take annual leave when on furlough and it must be paid at full pay;
  4. For a more comprehensive note please see the Briefing Paper link below:



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