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 coming up. There are a limited number of spaces, so save your place now.
What's New for Employers 2018
This meeting will give agents an overview of the employer payroll changes from 2018, including the change to the Income Tax basic personal allowance and the rates of tax for the new tax year, the thresholds for Class 1 National Insurance, expenses and benefits for employees, fuel benefit charge for company cars, van and fuel benefit the new rates for Statutory Payments, National Living and National Minimum wage rates and other changes that may affect your clients’ business.
Tuesday 27 March 9am to 10am - Register now
We will share our approach to complaints handling and redress and outline the steps we are taking to improve the service we offer. We will also explain what we are doing to learn from the complaints we receive and how we are making our complaints service more accessible using digital solutions.
Wednesday 28 March midday to 1pm - Register now
Input tax recovery in relation to Option to Tax
This digital meeting will provide a general overview of how an Option to Tax can impact input tax recovery, dispelling some of the myths. We will cover belated notifications and your entitlement to claim input tax.
Thursday 5 April midday to 1pm - Register now
HMRC's Application Programming Interface (API) Strategy
This meeting will provide you with the latest updates on HMRC’s API Strategy.
Friday 6 April 11am to midday - Register now
Looking at the different ways trade losses may be relieved.
Wednesday 11 April 11am to midday - Register now
The role of HMRC as a creditor in Voluntary Arrangements
This digital meeting will provide a brief introduction to Voluntary Arrangements, both corporate and individual and HMRC’s policy as a creditor, to either support or reject proposals received. It will also cover debts that may be claimed, post insolvency returns, interest and Crown set off.
Thursday 12 April midday to 1pm - Register now
Company tax returns online, revisited
Get it right first time, avoiding common errors and answering some queries.
Tuesday 17 April midday to 1pm - Register now
Talking Points Agent webinars consultation
Register for this meeting to find out more about Talking Points Agent webinars and provide feedback. We will explain who organises the webinars, where we get the topics from and discuss how to get the most of them. We are always looking to improve and will ask for your feedback and suggestions on format, promotional material and topics.
Wednesday 18 April midday to 1pm - register now
Capital Allowances and Vehicles
This Meeting mainly covers the special rules for cars.
Thursday 19 April 11am to midday - 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."