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Update to Claiming VAT Back on DIY Self-Build New Homes

HMRC have published an updated form VAT431NB, April 2015 edition, for claiming back a VAT refund as a DIY or self-build house builder of a new home. There are detailed rules, in VAT Act 1994  s.35 and regulations, on what … Continue reading

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VAT: Caravans and Houseboats

VAT on boats is a favourite subject area for me. So I should advise tax fans that HMRC have advised that anyone involved in the manufacture / sale of caravans & houseboats, is a caravan site owner, or who provides … Continue reading

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Parliament Reports on Multinationals and Tax Avoidance

The House of  Lords Economic Affairs Committee has reported that there is a sense some multinationals can operate to treat UK tax as  voluntary. They noted the steady stream of stories about foreign-owned companies  clearly doing good business here but paying … Continue reading

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