VAT changes

Summer Statement VAT changes

The Summer Statement VAT changes were announced this week. Broadly speaking, along with generous SDLT reliefs to get the housing market moving, bonuses for employers retaining previously furloughed employees post January 2021 and a raft of apprenticeship schemes, HMRC has […]

VAT can be due on Health Related Services

VAT can be due on Health Related Services

There are always blurred edges around any VAT relief which is why this is where the danger lies.  Time and again we see cases in the tribunal where someone has assumed there is no VAT but HMRC disagree.  One of […]

clarity on overhead VAT claims

Clarity on Overhead VAT Claims for Partial Exemption

Thanks to Volkswagen Financial Services UK Limited (VWFS) pursuing a very hard fought argument all the way to the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU case reference C-153/17) we now have clarity on overhead VAT claims for partial […]

Opting to tax UK Property

Opting to Tax UK property

We are all undoubtedly living through some trying times so how nice that HMRC are giving us all another helping hand. If you are opting to tax UK property you now have much longer than normal to deal with the […]

E-books are set to get cheaper!!

E-books UK VAT change is now from 01 May

The December VAT change for e-books has been brought forward so the e-books UK VAT change is now from 01 May 2020!! It was great that the March Budget abolished VAT on digitised publications from December, so even better news […]

Business of the Year Finalist

Business of the Year Finalist

We were cock-a-hoop to hear that AVS VAT was a Taxation Award Finalist on Monday. We are now over the moon to have been shortlisted as a Business of the Year Finalist. This is part of the 2020 Inspiring Hertfordshire […]