INTRODUCTION TO VAT

This session, for clerks, finance staff and councillors who wish to develop their knowledge, explains how VAT affects local councils. It is run by Steve Parkinson, OALC Finance, Audit and VAT consultant.

Essential for any council contemplating major building projects.

Topics include:
• how VAT law applies to local councils
• where to find the law and guidance
• business and non-business activities
• understanding whether sales are taxable or exempt from VAT
• when a council must register for VAT
• when VAT can be reclaimed
• Partial exemption
• Reclaiming VAT when using grants and donations

By the end of this session you will:
• Know where to find the relevant legislation and guidance
• Understand the key concepts of VAT
• Know when a council can or can’t reclaim VAT
• Recognise when a council must register for VAT
• Be aware of activities that require special attention

Event Details

Event Date & Time

Tuesday 26th of October 2021 @ 10:00:00 AM


Location

Online via Zoom


Price per Delegate

Member Council: £50.00 + VAT
Non-Member Council: £50.00 + VAT


Please note: Booking will be available until Tuesday 19th of October 2021, or until all places have been filled

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