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Are you looking for VAT relief on your supply of staff?
Scott Harwood

28 May 2021

VAT relief for the supply of staff is a complex area. This guide gives a summary of the key issues and considerations for recruiters and employers in the private and public sector.

Hidden VAT trap on charity and relevant residential buildings
Ian Carpenter

21 May 2021

The recent Balhousie VAT case highlights the unfair VAT self-supply charge for VAT sensitive businesses as a result of changing the use or disposing of charity or relevant residential buildings.

Medical staff business given no alternative but to pay VAT bill
Scott Harwood

18 May 2021

1st Alternative Medical Staffing has been denied use of an HMRC concession on a technicality, resulting in a £2m VAT bill. Could users of other extra statutory tax concessions be at risk too?

VAT decision on hospital parking charges could spill over into the education sector
Scott Harwood

27 April 2021

A recent VAT tribunal decision appears to support HMRC’s view that parking and food are more essential for college students than for hospital patients.

VAT rubs salt in the Grenfell Tower cladding wound for private leaseholders
Ian Carpenter

09 February 2021

Now the UK has left the EU’s VAT system, will the government use its new autonomy to allow more property owners and leaseholders to benefit from VAT relief when replacing cladding found to be dangerous after the Grenfell Tower fire?

HMRC VAT guidance update for the recruitment sector
Scott Harwood

22 December 2020

HMRC published new and extensive guidance covering the application of VAT across the recruitment sector. What issues does the recruitment sector need to be aware of?

Construction sector VAT: Assessing the working capital impact of the Domestic Reverse Charge
Ian Carpenter

20 November 2020

The Domestic Reverse Charge for VAT will have a big impact on the Construction sector. Read on to see what you need to know and how to prepare for these changes.

How will the VAT changes to lease termination payments impact commercial property landlords?
Ian Carpenter

27 October 2020

Lease termination payments over the last four years are now subject to VAT, leaving landlords potentially exposed to a large VAT bill. What is the impact for landlords?

VAT training for your employees
Anne Holt

09 September 2020

We discuss the various benefits of VAT training to help businesses retain watertight control over VAT processes.

VAT and Stamp Duty Land Tax changes for landlords
Ian Carpenter

30 July 2020

As a result of the coornavirus pandemic, many tenants are suffering a loss of income and want to vary the terms of their lease with their landlord. Read here for details of HMRC’s announced tax changes as a measure to preserve income for landlords.