18 May 2020
The upper tribunal case for Royal Opera House Covent Garden Foundation calls into question the approach to be taking by organisations that undertake non business and business activities.
18 May 2020
Coronavirus has resulted in many charities suffering a significant decline in revenues, and irrecoverable VAT costs increase significantly. We recommend that charities should build this reduction into their cash flow projections.
01 May 2020
The Government has announced that the application of the zero rate of VAT to supplies of 'digital publications' will be brought forward to 1 May.
04 October 2019
The majority of Scottish charities believe a kitemark for good governance would help to increase public confidence in the charity sector.
17 July 2019
A recent judgment from the European Court risks restricting charities' VAT recovery on the generation of additional funds through investment and fundraising.
26 September 2018
From April 2019, most VAT registered businesses including charities, will have to change the way they submit their VAT returns to HMRC as part of the Government's Making Tax Digital (MTD) agenda. With the deadline looming, many charities still have some way to go to be ready for the changes.
08 March 2018
The majority of charities have managed to come through a tough decade, if not unscathed, certainly unbowed but the potential hurdles they face over the next one are lining up. These include data protection rules, increased regulation of fundraising, renewed focus on governance standards and Brexit, to name but a few.
Partner, Head of NHS
Audrey is part of our indirect tax team and helps to grow the government and public sector indirect tax business. She focusses on advising NHS, local authority and social housing clients on all aspects of VAT.
Marc recently joined RSM with an aim to increase our footprint in the internal audit market in Scotland and build an internal audit team that will be based in Scotland.