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CVC VAT Newsletter for Charities – February 2017

The latest CVC VAT Newsletter for Charities is now available on our website. This newsletter comments on: Cultural exemption The business question (again) Failure to take reasonable steps to inform HMRC of an incorrect assessment Late VAT registration penalty...

CVC VAT Focus 16 February 2017

Our latest VAT newsletter is now available. This CVC VAT Focus comments on recent VAT cases before the First Tier Tribunal including: Supply of goods through Amazon Zero-rating: whether plants produced edible flowers and are therefore ‘food’ VAT refund...

DIY Housebuilder Article

The latest issue of i-build magazine includes, on page 30, an article by Helen Carey of CVC on recovering VAT on DIY self build projects.

CVC Blog: VAT compliance – have you thought about…

Figures recently obtained and published by RSM Tenon under a freedom of information request indicate a rise in penalties issued by HMRC. Our own experience suggests that HMRC is now applying penalty rules in relation to VAT errors more...

CVC VAT Focus 2 February 2017

The latest CVC VAT Focus is now available on our website. This newsletter considers recent First Tier and Upper Tribunal cases, including: Whether VAT assessments made by HMRC were correct. The VAT liability of the sale of a lodge...

CVC VAT Focus on Land and Property – January 2017

The latest CVC VAT Focus on Land and Property is now available on our website. This newsletter is intended for readers with an interest in the Land and Property sector.  It summarises cases relevant to the sector and is...

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...