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UK VAT grouping rules updated by gaming tax appeal

A new ruling has confirmed that a representative member of a VAT group cannot rely on a  claim made by …

HMRC finally delivers greater clarity on MTD for VAT

After months of waiting HMRC has issued a new notice on Making Tax Digital for VAT in which it has …

Zipvit Court of Appeal case resolves important VAT quandary on input tax

An important case at the Court of Appeal has clarified a VAT position which could have cost the Revenue up …

Uber may be pursued for billion pound VAT bill

Towards the end of 2017, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) ruled that the taxi firm Uber was not a …

Making VAT Digital – What you need to know

From next year businesses whose taxable turnover exceeds the VAT registration threshold (£85,000 per year) will be required to keep …

The ‘Retail Sale Direction’ and what it means for our clients

The recent European Court of Justice (ECJ) decision in the case of Avon Cosmetics Limited v HMRC has highlighted a …

VAT Default Surcharge explained

A Default Surcharge is a civil penalty issued by HMRC to “encourage” businesses to submit their VAT returns and pay …

Subway forced to up cost of toasted sandwiches in legacy of ‘Pastygate’

The popular US fast food chain Subway has announced that it will now start charging extra for its toasted sandwiches …