Stuck between a rock and a hard place at the height of the Covid pandemic, facing the potential collapse of the UK economy, HMRC announced fast-track funding. While many warned at the time that the application process was open to fraudulent activity, the government distributed approaching £100 billion in grants and loans. The bounce-back loan scheme is attracting the most interest amid concerns of bad debts and fraudulent activity on a criminal scale.
The subject of Director’s Loan Accounts (DLAs) has recently been in the news with concerns regarding the potential misuse of Bounce Back Loans. In theory, DLAs are relatively straightforward, but they can become quite complicated when you dig a little deeper.