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Overseas seller VAT check

January 1, 1970

Since 2018, online marketplaces (such as eBay or Amazon) have been required to help tackle online VAT…

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VAT Flat Rate Scheme

January 1, 1970

The VAT Flat Rate Scheme (FRS) has been designed to simplify the way a business accounts for VAT and in…

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Contacting HMRC by email

January 1, 1970

HMRC has published a new guidance titled ‘Corresponding with HMRC by email’. The guidance was published…

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Employee ownership and involvement

January 1, 1970

There are many ways that employees can own a stake in their employer's company. However, employee…

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Definitions of connected persons

January 1, 1970

The definition of a connected person for tax purposes can be complex and varies depending on the…

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VAT and food supplies

January 1, 1970

HMRC’s VAT Notice 701/14: food explains what types of foods are zero rated and standard rated for VAT.…

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Do you qualify for the marriage allowance?

January 1, 1970

HMRC is using the wedding season to issue a reminder to married couples and those in civil partnerships…

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Using the Customs Declaration Service

January 1, 1970

The Customs Declaration Service (CDS) is a new customs IT platform that has been designed to modernise…

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Reminder that the plug-in grant has ended

January 1, 1970

The government plug-in grant was first introduced 11 years ago to help drivers make the move to owning an…

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Reminder of compensation limits for bank deposits

January 1, 1970

The bank deposit guarantee limit is the amount of money that is guaranteed for savers in UK banks and…

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