June 2, 2020 @ 9:55 by Richard Dawson
Chartered accountancy firm Haines Watts has helped business owners across the North East, Yorkshire and the Humber secure £11 million in support during the coronavirus pandemic.
£9 million of funds secured by regional firms was through business support measures such as the Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS) and the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS), with a further £2 million in tax incentives and reliefs.
As well as helping businesses access Government grants and loans, Haines Watts has also been offering insights and advice through their COVID-19 business support hub.
North East and Yorkshire managing partner, Donna Bulmer, said: “The last few months have been incredibly testing times for businesses in our region and across the country.
“We’ve been working hard to support our clients and I’m really proud of what our team have achieved so far.
“We’re looking forward to continuing to support our clients and their businesses, as we look plan to enter the recovery phase.”
Haines Watts advisor many owner-managed businesses in the UK.
As a Top 15 firm, they deliver a wide range of services and solutions that enable aspirational business owners to achieve their goals.