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#ewss

# ewss - Tuesday 31 May, 2022

Pandemic wage subsidy scheme ends today after being in place for over two years
# Wage Subsidy
# Wage Subsidy

Pandemic wage subsidy scheme ends today after being in place for over two years

May 31st 2022, 6:45 AM 13,421 Views 7 Comments

The scheme was extended for businesses impacted by public health restrictions in December 2021.

# ewss - Tuesday 21 December, 2021

Businesses can once again apply for the Employment Wage Subsidy Scheme
# SUPPORTS
# SUPPORTS

Businesses can once again apply for the Employment Wage Subsidy Scheme

Dec 21st 2021, 2:21 PM 16,379 Views 8 Comments

A suite of business support measures were agreed by Cabinet today.

# ewss - Thursday 2 December, 2021

'We've had 3,400 cancellations in 3 weeks': Restaurants say Christmas trade has been 'decimated'
# Hospitality
# Hospitality

'We've had 3,400 cancellations in 3 weeks': Restaurants say Christmas trade has been 'decimated'

Dec 2nd 2021, 4:00 PM 48,015 Views 37 Comments

Businesses have called for cuts to the Employment Wage Subsidy Scheme to be reversed amid mass cancellations over Covid fears.

# ewss - Tuesday 23 November, 2021

Government to keep wage subsidy scheme levels 'under review', says minister
# Covid Supports
# Covid Supports

Government to keep wage subsidy scheme levels 'under review', says minister

Nov 23rd 2021, 3:59 PM 7,514 Views 9 Comments

The scheme is supporting 289,000 workers and 25,800 employers at cost of €414 million, as of last month, said Donohoe.

# ewss - Tuesday 12 October, 2021

Pandemic wage subsidy scheme to be extended to April 2022, Donohoe confirms
# Budget 2022
# Budget 2022

Pandemic wage subsidy scheme to be extended to April 2022, Donohoe confirms

Oct 12th 2021, 1:43 PM 12,893 Views 11 Comments

The Employment Wage Subsidy Scheme will be closed to new entrants in January.

# ewss - Monday 31 May, 2021

Government to begin reducing the Pandemic Unemployment Payment by €50 from September
# Recovery Plan
# Recovery Plan

Government to begin reducing the Pandemic Unemployment Payment by €50 from September

May 31st 2021, 9:55 PM 29,905 Views 56 Comments

The PUP will be closed off to new applicants from July as the country begins to emerge from the Covid pandemic.

# ewss - Wednesday 6 January, 2021

Pandemic Unemployment Payment rates to remain in place until 31 March
# PUP
# PUP

Pandemic Unemployment Payment rates to remain in place until 31 March

Updated Jan 6th 2021, 5:47 PM 40,893 Views 26 Comments

Employment Wage Subsidy Scheme rates will also remain in place.

# ewss - Wednesday 28 October, 2020

Bank defends asking mortgage applicants whether their employer is seeking State Covid assistance
# Ewss
# Ewss

Bank defends asking mortgage applicants whether their employer is seeking State Covid assistance

Oct 28th 2020, 12:05 AM 49,206 Views 47 Comments

Labour’s Ged Nash has been contacted by a number of constituents over the bank’s approach to the employment wage subsidy scheme.

# ewss - Monday 31 August, 2020

'There's a risk of being penny-wise but pound-foolish': Here's why employers are so concerned about the new wage subsidy scheme
# The Changeover
# The Changeover

'There's a risk of being penny-wise but pound-foolish': Here's why employers are so concerned about the new wage subsidy scheme

Aug 31st 2020, 12:05 AM 41,734 Views 15 Comments

Some businesses could see the money provided to subsidise wages halve.

# ewss - Friday 28 August, 2020

Wage subsidy scheme recipients who owe income tax won't have to pay it back until next year at the earliest
# Revenue
# Revenue

Wage subsidy scheme recipients who owe income tax won't have to pay it back until next year at the earliest

Aug 28th 2020, 8:55 AM 48,043 Views 37 Comments

Paschal Donohoe has previously said that Revenue’s method for recouping the tax will “minismise financial hardship”.