HMRC have asked us to draw attention to their following notice about forthcoming Talking Points meetings.
"HMRC's regular Talking Points provide ongoing information, guidance and tips to help you to understand tax issues.
We have more Talking Points webinars coming up. There are a limited number of spaces, so save your place now.
Capital Gains Tax – Aspects of Private Residence Relief
Understanding circumstances when Private Residence Relief may apply and how the tax rules operate.
Tuesday 4 September 11am to midday - Register now
Looking at certain conditions that must be met for your clients to claim an asset has become of negligible value. Also, an overview of share loss relief.
Thursday 6 September 11am to midday - Register now
Business expenses for the self-employed
This webinar 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.
Tuesday 11 September midday to 1pm - Register now
Demystifying certificates of residence for limited companies
This webinar 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.
Wednesday 12 September midday to 1pm - Register now
Making Tax Digital for Business (MTD) and VAT
This session will cover information published in the MTD VAT notice, including record keeping requirements, making adjustments, what we mean by ‘digital links’ and an explanation of the ‘soft landing’.
If you are new to MTD you may want to review the Help and support for Making Tax Digital page on GOV.UK before the session.
Income from property for individual landlords - changes introduced by Finance (No 2) Act 2017
A comprehensive look at two measures introduced:
- the cash basis will be the default basis for most property businesses that are run by individuals
- the property allowance tax exemption of up to £1,000 a year for individuals with income from land or property.
Agent help and support products consultation
We will be looking for your views and feedback regarding the Agent Blog, Agent Forum, Agent Podcasts and Agent Video Recordings. We will give an overview of each service, however, as we are looking for your views and feedback, we will not be able to answer questions regarding these services.
Thursday 27 September midday to 1pm - Register now
If you have any questions for our subject experts more than 24 hours prior to the webinar, please send them to team.agentengagement [at] hmrc.gsi.gov.uk, including the title of the webinar in the ‘Subject’ line of your email. Any questions that arise after this time should be submitted during the live webinar.
These interactive webinars run on the ‘GoToWebinar’ platform. The organiser will run through how to ask questions on the day."