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VAT Exempt Dental Supplies by a Company

The VAT exempt status of dental supplies does not depend on the kind of supplier. So held the FTT Tax Tribunal in City Fresh Services Ltd and the Commissioners for Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs, TC/2014/04019, July/15. In that case … 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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Tax Relief on Employer Occupational Health Care

With my interest in tax and health care, a New Year reminder that the December autumn statement announced that employer tax relief on employee health care is to be extended. The £500 limit is to be applied to medical treatments … Continue reading

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Eamon’s Latest Book: VAT for Medical and Health Care Professionals

VAT can be a minefield for medical and health care professionals. The core services of a registered health care professional in business are generally exempt from VAT. But big problems can and do crop-up when HM Revenue & Customs dispute … Continue reading

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UK Court Rejects Medical Research Tax Avoidance Scheme

Tax avoidance schemes are rarely as straightforward as they seem at first glance. Anyone setting up a complex tax scenario should certainly get expert advice first. Here’s an interesting case: http://www.tax-news.com/news/UK_Court_Rejects_Medical_Research_Tax_Avoidance_Scheme____59297.html Eamon McNicholas Tax Barrister, Accountant http://www.EamonMcNicholas.com

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Spain Infringing EU VAT Rules

I have previously noted Spain’s tax problems but here is a slightly fuller explanation which tax fans might appreciate: http://www.tax-news.com/news/Spain_Infringing_EU_VAT_Rules____59303.html Eamon McNicholas Tax Barrister, Accountant http://www.EamonMcNicholas.com

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EU ruling on illegal VAT to hit Spanish health firms

VAT on medical supplies and services is a subject in which I have often been involved in UK. Here’s a Spanish experience: http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/01/17/court-spain-vat-idUSL6N0AMBAK20130117 Eamon McNicholas Tax Barrister, Accountant http://www.EamonMcNicholas.com

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