As part of the third phase of the furlough scheme, HMRC will publish information about employers who claim for periods starting on or after 1 December 2020.
HMRC says this is to deter fraudulent claims.
The information will be published on 26 January 2021
Version 3 of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) replaces what was meant to be the Job Support Scheme, but that has been put on hold until at least April 2021.
Under the scheme, employees receive 80% of their usual salary for hours not worked, up to £2,500 a month, paid for by the government. Employers have to pay the relevant NICs and workplace pensions.
For claim periods starting on or after 1 December, the following information will be published on GOV.UK:
The banded ranges are:
HMRC will also provide furloughed employees with details of claims made for them in their Personal Tax Account on GOV.UK, for claim periods starting on or after 1 December.
Details of employers will not be published if they can show that to do so would result in a serious risk of violence or intimidation to certain relevant individuals, or any individual living with them.
Those individuals include:
Employers who think that a serious risk of violence or intimidation will come from having their details published can inform HMRC, with the necessary evidence.
This evidence could include:
If you are an employer and you think there is a serious risk of violence or intimidation, you can request HMRC not to publish your claim details.
You must make this request yourself. Your agent cannot make the request for you.
HMRC will not publish any details until a decision has been made and you have been informed.
You only need to apply once. HMRC's decision will cover all claim periods starting on or after 1 December.
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