Our News & Events

News RSS Feed

CVC VAT Focus 19 January 2017

The latest CVC VAT Focus is now available on our website. This issue includes HMRC News and Case Review. In our Case Review we consider decisions of the Tribunals and Courts regarding: Whether insurance intermediary services are supplied to the...

CVC VAT Newsletter for Charities – 10 January 2017

The latest CVC VAT & Charities Newsletter is now available on our website. This newsletter comments on: VAT exemption for supplies closely related to education. Whether spa pools were correctly zero-rated as ‘appliances designed solely for use by a...

Christmas Greetings

We would like to wish all our clients and regular readers a Merry Christmas and a happy and prosperous New Year. CVC will be closing on the afternoon of 23 December and will reopen on 3 January 2017 at...

CVC VAT Focus 15 December 2016

The latest CVC VAT Focus is now available on our website. This issue includes: HMRC News Case Review In our case review we consider decisions of the First Tier Tribunal regarding: Whether a company had a fixed establishment in...

CVC VAT Focus 2 December 2016

The latest CVC VAT Focus is now available on our website. This issue includes: Autumn Statement Case Review In our case review we consider decisions of the First Tier Tribunal regarding: Input tax recovery – application of CJEU judgment...

CVC VAT Focus 18 November 2016

The latest CVC VAT Focus is now available on our website. This issue has items on: • HMRC News • Case Review In our case review we consider decisions of the Upper Tribunal regarding: 1. Exemption for sports services...

CVC Newsletter for Charities – November 2016

The latest CVC VAT & Charities Newsletter is now available on our website. This newsletter comments on: Purchasing zero-rated adapted vehicles VAT appeal updates Zero-rated construction services – ‘relevant charitable purpose’ and the meaning of ‘economic activity’ VAT exemption for...

CVC Blog: are charitable activities business activities?

Many believe activities carried out in accordance with a charity’s aims and objectives are non-business activities and outside the scope of VAT.  This may not be the case. As stated by Lady Justice Arden in the Court of Appeal...

CVC VAT Focus 3 November 2016

The latest CVC VAT Focus is now available on our website. This issue has items on: HMRC News Case Review In our case review we consider decisions of the First Tier Tribunal regarding: Whether supply of yacht and skipper...