TaxAid have published a document with detailed advice on preparing to claim your Self-Employed Income Support scheme – which many musicians may find useful."> TaxAid have published a document with detailed advice on preparing to claim your Self-Employed Income Support scheme – which many musicians may find useful."> TaxAid have published a document with detailed advice on preparing to claim your Self-Employed Income Support scheme – which many musicians may find useful.">
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Advice on Preparing to Claim the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme Grant

Tax charity, TaxAid have published a document with detailed advice on preparing to claim your Self-Employed Income Support scheme – which many musicians may find useful.

Published: 11 May 2020 | 12:00 AM Updated: 28 April 2021 | 4:30 PM
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Although SEISS is good news for many, more than a third of musicians are likely to miss out on Government support, according to new research by the MU. Photo credit: Shutterstock

The top line advice from TaxAid is that those planning to make their claim for the Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS) grant online should make sure that they have:

The document also includes advice on accessing your Government Gateway ID and what to if the site doesn’t identify you when you go to make your claim.

Read and download the full advice document on preparing to claim the SEISS grant on their website.

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Although SEISS is good news for many, more than a third of musicians are likely to miss out on Government support, according to new research by the MU.

Ask the Chancellor Rishi Sunak to protect all self-employed workers, and ensure no musician is left behind.

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