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.
Income from Property, minimising the risk for individuals
Dealing specifically with expenses, deductions, allowances, reliefs and repairs. We will also look at the relief for the replacement of domestic items and the restrictions to income tax relief for finance costs.
Demystifying Certificates of Residence for Limited Companies
This meeting will explain all you need to know about applying for a Certificate of Residence, without us needing to write back to you for more information. It will help your clients claim Double Taxation Relief at the earliest opportunity.
Thursday 12 October midday to 1pm - Register now
Paying HMRC – What’s Changing
The methods by which HMRC will accept payments is changing. The Post Office Transcash service will be withdrawn in December 2017. Join the meeting to find out about all the alternative electronic payment methods that are available.
Tuesday 17 October midday to 1pm - Register now
Simple Assessment is here
HMRC introduced simple assessment from 11 September. It starts the process of ending the annual tax return for those with straightforward tax affairs. This meeting will explain the new system in more detail, helping you to understand the improvements this will bring to managing your clients tax affairs.
Thursday 19 October 1pm to 2pm - Register now
Pension Scheme Registration. How to correctly complete the APSS146 Income Tax Repayment form& SA970 Tax Return
Explaining the correct completion of the form APSS146, which is a ‘Pension Scheme Registration for Income Tax Repayment’ and how to correctly complete the SA970 Tax Returns and the common errors made.
Monday 23 October midday to 1pm - Register now
Intellectual Property Office (IPO), a basic introduction to Trade Marks
In this meeting the IPO will give a brief overview on Intellectual Property, focusing on Trade Marks. It will provide guidance on how to search for Trade Marks, UK filing, International routes and costs.
Friday 27 October 11am to midday - Register now
The Patent Box post 2016
In this meeting we will be talking through the new rules, including the qualifying criteria, the records that need to be kept, and the computation.
Wednesday 1 November midday to 1pm - Register now
Company tax returns Online - Get it right first time and avoid the most common errors
This will cover the common reasons for rejection of company tax returns and how to avoid late filing penalties.
Thursday 2 November midday to 1pm - 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 ‘CITRIX’ platform. The organiser will run through how to ask questions on the day.
If you have missed any of our earlier Talking Points meetings, you can watch the recordings here."