COVID-19: How to make a claim under the Self-Employed Income Support Scheme (SEISS). HMRC's claims portal for the Self-Employed Income Support Scheme (SEISS) went live on 13 May 2020.

If you are self-employed and your business was adversely affected by the Coronavirus you can make a claim.

To make a claim

Access HMRC's SEISS Tool

You will need:

Am I eligible to make a claim?

HMRC's tool does not always tell you what you have failed on.

What if HMRC says I am ineligible to claim?

HMRC say that there are few cases where the checker may give an incorrect result.

Useful guides on this topic

COVID-19: Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS)
COVID-19: Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS). Support for the self-employed during the Coronavirus crisis.

External links

HMRC SEISS claim pages

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