Talking Points for the next 4 weeks

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

"HMRC's regular Talking Points provide 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.

Trade losses

This webinar looks at the different ways trade losses can be relieved by individuals. It includes examples of the different loss relief provisions, time limits applicable to each claim and further points to consider.

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Basis periods

During the webinar, we will focus on basis periods. In particular, we will look at the different rules that apply to commencement years, the effect on a basis period when there is a change 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.

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Off-payrolling working rules from April 2020

This webinar gives an update to the reform of off-payroll working rules from April 2020 for public sector and medium and large sized organisations.

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How to show self-employed business expenses on the tax return

During the webinar, we will explain what business expenses are and we will cover the most common allowable expenses to help you to enter accurate figures onto the tax return.

Tuesday 14 January – 1pm to 2pm

Income from property for individual landlords – part 1

During this webinar, we will be looking at restricting finance cost relief and the cash basis eligibility and computational rules.

Thursday 16 January – 11am to midday

Capital Allowances and vehicles

This webinar is aimed at your sole trader clients and provides an overview of the special rules for cars.

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Income from property for individual landlords – part 2

This webinar looks at some of the main expenses and deductions, allowances and reliefs.

Thursday 23 January – 11am to midday

If you have any questions for our subject experts, please send them to team.agentengagement [at] hmrc.gov.uk prior to the webinars, including the title of the meeting in the ‘Subject’ line of your email.

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

Feedback received from a recent Talking Points webinar indicates that many agents would recommend them to colleagues.

Recordings of some of our most popular Talking Points are available."

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