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EU Consultation on VAT MOSS Harming UK Small Businesses

The EU has a tax consultation on until 18th December on its VAT Moss, mini one stop shop, system. That was brought in on 1st January 2015 with the new place of supply rules. A particular problem is the barrier … Continue reading

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Possible Removal of manual Customs Declaration

HMRC is consulting on removing the manual Customs declaration for non-EU freight and only having a digital format. A tiny gain for HMRC, but there is a possible huge risk for importers and exporters of denying them the freedom of … Continue reading

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Government Consultation on State Marriage Ceremonies Outdoors

A non-tax item but as a lawyer my eye was caught by a government consultation on allowing non-religious groups to conduct¬†their own form of state recognised¬†marriage¬†ceremony outdoors. The problem is English law on selected state recognised religious marriage is based … Continue reading

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Europe Consults on VAT and State Sector

The European Commission has launched a consultation on the future of VAT in the State sector and exemptions for public benefit. With increased privatisation across Europe the 1970s-style divide still at the heart of VAT between broadly non-taxed public and … Continue reading

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