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Changes to VAT on Insurance Repair Services

A VAT loophole was closed on 1st October which had previously allowed insurance companies providing a repair under an insurance contract to divert VAT outside of the UK. The VAT (Place of Supply of Services: Exemptions etc) Order 2016/726 amended … Continue reading

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Income Tax and National Insurance Merger Spin (Again)

More media rumours of the government spinning plans to merge income tax and national insurance. Having two different taxes, with different rules, on what to most people looks like the same money is odd. The reason though is the government … Continue reading

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New HMRC position on Construction Industry and Levy

HMRC this week revised their position on the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) levy and if it can be deducted for Construction Industry Scheme (CIS) purposes. HMRC now say that: “We can confirm that the CIS applies only to payments … Continue reading

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NHS Selling Confidential Medical Records

What do we actually get for our tax in the UK? Just days ago the controversial NHS project to sell GP medical records on patients was put on-hold, well so they said. Now there is a report on how the … Continue reading

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