Monthly Archives: February 2013

VAT Newsflash: London Court Links VAT Refund To Economic Activity

The Court of Appeal in London has denied a claim for VAT recovery by BAA, drawing a distinction between an act with economic consequences and an economic activity for VAT purposes. ...

Mitchell Charlesworth Payroll Division Goes from Strength to Strength

Mitchell Charlesworth is launching a targeted campaign to drive growth in the payroll sector after bolstering its division with three new recruits. The firm has invested in an experienced trio of senior payroll staff to help drive the 2013 initiative. Samantha Bur...

Last Chance RTI for Payroll Free Seminar Announced - 27th February

On Wednesday 27th February, Mitchell Charlesworth's Payroll Division will be hosting a 'last chance' free seminar entitled "RTI for Payroll - What Every Employer Must Do Now" ...

HMRC Confirms its Position on ‘Rooms Hired for Catering’ for VAT Purposes

HMRC have issued Business Brief 02/13 confirming its policy on the hire of rooms in hotels and similar establishments for catered events.  HMRC considers that VAT now applies to function room hire for catered events provided on a room only basis (ie even where ...

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