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As announced by the Chancellor yesterday during the summer economic update, a number of temporary VAT reductions have been introduced to help boost several sectors most impacted by the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
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HMRC have announced a delay in processing VAT refunds for non-EU businesses for the period 1 July 2018 - 30 June 2019, submitted on or before 31 December 2019. Valid claims submitted in relation to this period are now expected to be processed by 30th September 2020.
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As lockdown restrictions continue to ease and the economy takes tentative steps towards restarting, it has never been more important for businesses to ensure they are meeting their VAT obligations. This is especially true of those involved in land and property transactions, one of the most complex and high value areas of VAT.
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HMRC rejected a claim worth approximately £12,000 made by Miss Marie Reynolds under the D-I-Y Builders Scheme on the basis that the works undertaken were not ‘lawful' and did not comply with the obtained planning permi.....
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We are asked repeatedly what the VAT position will be post the UK existing the EU. The short answer is that no real guidance has been published as yet so it is a relative unknown. The reality is that it is highly unlikel.....
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As a result of HMRC's appeal against the decision made in the case of HMRC v National Exhibition Centre Limited, the Upper Tribunal have now confirmed the VAT treatment of debit and credit card handling fees.  This issue.....
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If HMRC fail to issue an instruction for repayment within a 30-day period, a repayment supplement may be added to the payment due. M Ltd submitted a claim for such a payment on the basis that the repayment owed to the bu.....
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Vehicle Control Services Ltd appealed against the First-Tier Tribunals decision, which stated that it is necessary to apportion input VAT on general overheads when supplies that are outside the scope of UK VAT are made w.....
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