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VAT and Warranties

A recent Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) case, Mapfre Warranty (MW), has raised some VAT issues that should be considered by all businesses involved in the supply of warranties. Background MW contracted with second hand car...

CVC VAT Focus 21 August 2015

The latest CVC VAT Focus is now available on our website. This newsletter includes HMRC news and a summary of recent VAT cases.

CVC VAT Focus 7 August 2015

The latest CVC VAT Focus is now available on our website. This VAT newsletter includes HMRC news and case updates regarding: Successful default surcharge appeal Online submission of VAT returns Whether exhibitors fees are a VAT exempt supply of land...

CVC VAT Focus 29 July 2015

The latest CVC VAT Focus is now available on our website. This VAT newsletter contains HMRC news and case updates regarding: Input tax recovery Transfer of a going concern (TOGC) and VAT group Holding company – right to recover...

Direct Mail Marketing – July 2015

Direct Mail Marketing – July 2015  HMRC has published its long awaited Brief 10/15 regarding the VAT liability of direct mail marketing using printed matter. Last month HMRC published revised editions of VAT Notice 700/24 ‘Postage, delivery charges and...

CVC VAT Focus 9 July 2015

The latest CVC VAT Focus is now available on our website. This VAT newsletter includes a VAT update following the Summer Budget 2015, and VAT cases with regards to the following: Input VAT – attribution to taxable supplies. Input...

Input VAT – attribution to taxable supplies, July 2015

The North of England Zoological Society (the Society) appealed against HMRC’s assessments for input VAT in excess of £1.3 million which HMRC concluded the Society was not entitled to recover. The Society makes both taxable (retail and catering) and...

CVC VAT Focus 26 June 2015

The latest CVC VAT Focus is now available on our website. This VAT newsletter includes HMRC news and comments on recent VAT cases: VAT recovery in relation to VAT incurred on fund management fees. VAT liability of the construction...