21 January 2019
HMRC have issued new guidance on delegated authority claims handling by lawyers. Ian Carpenter (RSM’s head of indirect tax) discusses the new guidance and what it means for law firms and the potential VAT costs.
09 February 2018
In our previous VAT briefing we suggested adopting a ‘wait and see’ approach pending the issue of guidance from HMRC on their view of how the decision affects law firms generally. However, as it is becoming increasingly unlikely that HMRC will issue any such guidance and as to our knowledge, Brabners has not submitted an appeal to the tribunal, we believe the position should now be reappraised.
04 July 2017
A recent opinion from an Advocate General to the European Court of Justice could open the way for farmers who have been incorrectly removed from a VAT simplification scheme to receive a VAT refund from HMRC.