Agent Talking Points

HMRC have asked us to draw attention to their following notice about forthcoming Talking Points meetings.

"HMRC's regular Talking Points meetings provide ongoing information, guidance and tips to help you to understand tax issues. 

We have more Talking Points meetings on popular subjects coming up. There are a limited number of spaces, so save your place now.

Trade Losses

Looking at the different ways trade losses may be relieved.

Tu‌esd‌ay 19th De‌ce‌mb‌er 1‌1a‌m to midday - Register now

Friday 5th January 1pm to 2pm - Register now

Income from Property minimising the risk for individuals

This meeting will be dealing specifically with expenses and deductions, allowances and reliefs. Including repairs, the relief for the replacement of domestic items and the restrictions to income tax relief for finance costs.

Thursday 4th January 11am to 12.15 - Register now

Thursday 4th January 2pm to 3.15pm - Register now

Basis Periods - looking at commencement years, changes to accounting date and overlapping periods

Focusing on basis periods, in particular, looking at the different rules that apply to commencement years, changing of accounting date and overlapping periods. We also look at some pointers when dealing with a change from sole trader to partnership and vice versa.

Friday 5th January 11am to midday - Register now

Business expenses for the Self Employed

This digital meeting has been designed to provide guidance on what is and isn’t classed as an allowable business expense, and will include motoring and premises costs. HMRC subject matter experts will be online during the meeting to take your questions.

Monday 8th January 12.30pm to 1.30pm - Register now

Tu‌esd‌ay 9th January 12.30pm to 1.30pm - Register now

If you have any questions for our subject experts more than 24 hours prior to the meeting, please send them to team.agentengagement [at] hmrc.gsi.gov.uk, including the title of the meeting in the ‘Subject’ line of your email. Any questions that arise after this time should be submitted during the live meeting.

These interactive meetings run on the ‘GoToWebinar’ platform. The organiser will run through how to ask questions on the day. 

We also have a range of Agents Toolkits providing helpful information for you to download and use."

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