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.
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
Income from Property, minimising the risk for individuals
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 9 November 11am to 12:15 pm - Register now
Agent Toolkits and You
Covering the benefits of using toolkits to help reduce errors when completing your clients’ tax returns. There will be a live demonstration and the opportunity to give feedback to aid the development of the service. We will not be answering technical tax questions in this meeting.
Wednesday 15 November midday to 1pm - Register now
The new Trusts Registration Service
Explaining how to register an estate using the new Trusts Registration Service. It will also provide the latest information on registering new and existing trusts, based on user research and feedback.
Friday 17 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.
We have a range of Agents Toolkits providing helpful information for you to download and use."