Isolation note from NHS 111 online

UK employers will be able to verify their employees’ isolation note on the NHS website soon.

Your employee who seeks medical advice from NHS during the coronavirus outbreak can get an isolation note online.

The note will have the following details about your employees:

  • the 16 digits reference numbers.
  • your employee’s name
  • Your employee’s date of birth
  • Start date and the end date of isolation

The isolation note is issued by the NHS and it is an official confirmation of an employee absent from work either they have to self isolate because they have symptoms or their family members have symptoms of coronavirus. They must self isolate immediately to prevent the spread of the virus.

Additionally, your employee may use the note as proof that they are unwell and following the government guidance to self-isolate. Companies who paid statutory sick pay to employees who self isolate would entitle to a refund from the government.

Besides, companies are given an additional three month to file their company accounts with Companies House with no late filing penalty. However, you must apply to extend your filing deadline with Companies House. You can do it online and it only takes 15 minutes.

Universally, you may use the Companies House web filing service to submit your company accounts and confirmation statement online. For this purpose, you would require your company’s authentication code to file online.

If you have any questions about your company filings, contact us.

UK schools closed the help available

UK schools closed until further notice from 20 March 2020 during the coronavirus COVID19 outbreak. However, children of the critical key workers have the options to send their children to schools.

The UK schools closed undoubtedly would have an impact of family-run businesses and self-employed individuals with children.

The government is taking the right precautionary measure to prevent the spread of COVID19 virus. We are smart people, we can always manoeuvre and adapt to work things out during an emergency situation like this.

Here is one of the free online resources used by one of our accountants for a child that loves mathematics.

Maths for kids that love numbers provide free worksheets for children to practice their mathematic. They cover maths from kindergarten level to complex mathematics. Topics include the algebra, geometry, integers, fractions, per cent, number lines, precalculus and so on. Try it.

Companies House free web filing service

The good news is that you can submit your legal documents to Companies House while you looking after your children at home. You print out the maths worksheets for your kids. While your kids do their maths you do your online filing. Even better if everyone can sit on the same table so you can keep an eye on your kids.

Generally, you can submit your company accounts and confirmation statement online. All you require is your company’s authentication code.

If you have any questions about your limited company, you may contact Companies House or email our accountants at

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