Advanced VAT for Housing Associations - 1st March 2012
25th January 2012
VAT – Advanced VAT
Date: 1 March 2012 and 25 September 2012
Venue: Community Housing Cymru
Trainers: Liz Maher & Julie Rawlinson-Smith, Centurion VAT Specialists.
Duration: Half day 9am - 1pm
Aims: This course assumes a basic knowledge of UK VAT and aims to:
- Provide an understanding of the UK VAT rules that housing associations must observe including partial exemption requirements and the capital goods scheme
- Give insight into the VAT rules on construction, land and property.
- Cover topical issues update.
- Provide an opportunity for questions and answers.
VAT is often a source of concern and anxiety for housing associations. This course, presented by Centurion VAT Specialists (National Taxation Awards 2011 Finalists for “Best VAT Team”) assumes a basic knowledge of VAT and aims to demystify more complex areas.
The training methods will be presentation led with practical examples and a relaxed approach to allow questions to be asked as issues arise. Jelly beans will also play a role. The round table discussion format encourages participants to share common practical concerns and experiences.
More complex areas of VAT that will be covered during this course include:
- Partial Exemption
- Business and non-business activities
- Capital Goods Scheme
- VAT liability of construction works
- Land & Property
- Renewable Heat Incentive and Feed in Tariff issues
- Cost Sharing Exemption
Who is this course for?
This course is for directors of finance and finance staff who have a basic VAT knowledge but want to understand some of the more complex areas.
Staff who need a more basic introduction are recommended to attend the basic VAT course on 8 February 2012 or 11 September 2012 before attending this more advanced course.
To book a place, please email Jenny-Horton@CHCYMRU.ORG.UK
Tories plan VAT tax bombshell after election - hitting struggling families with financial blow - Mirror.co.uk
21 April 2017 20:17
Could a tax on meat help us save the planet? - The Guardian
21 April 2017 05:50
UK lost up to £1.5bn from VAT evasion by foreign online retailers - Financial Times
19 April 2017 16:22
Investment Trusts Lose VAT Battle In UK Supreme Court - Law360 (subscription)
11 April 2017 19:44
Reality Check: Do Labour's sums add up on free school meals? - BBC News
6 April 2017 18:31
VAT on fees? Our greedy private schools have it coming - Spectator.co.uk (blog)
6 April 2017 08:35
Criminal gangs use UK ports to defraud EU customs - BBC News
5 April 2017 20:03
Uber faces big VAT bill if tax campaign wins in UK court - International Tax Review
30 March 2017 16:52
More on the UK Government consultation that marketplaces collect VAT - Tamebay
30 March 2017 08:34
UK Considers Response To Construction Industry VAT Fraud - Tax-news.com
29 March 2017 16:13