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Business Tax and VAT Refresher and Planning with Tim Palmer

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Hilton Edinburgh Carlton

19 North Bridge



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Join us for a 'Business Tax and VAT Refresher and Planning' course with Tim Palmer

This course will provide both practitioners and accountants in industry with a practical update relating to recent business tax and VAT changes and developments.

What you will learn

A practical and concise business tax and VAT update, relating to all the recent changes of which you need to be aware, and their impact for clients and delegates in industry. Additionally, a planning session will be given exploring both business tax and Vat planning opportunities.


This course will cover.

  • A very practical refresher, relating to both business tax and VAT

  • Tax planning ideas and strategies to reduce the tax bill for the self-employed and partnerships

  • Is the individual really self-employed?

  • Structuring the business, including incorporation issues

  • Capital allowances impact

  • Corporation Tax refresher

  • Tax refresher and planning for companies, and tax and NIC efficient extraction of funds from the company

  • R&D refresher and planning

  • The abolition of company gains indexation

  • The new Corporation Tax loss regime and group relief

  • What’s allowable expenditure for Corporation Tax trading purposes

  • VAT update and refresher

  • VAT planning session

  • Practical case studies

  • General overview

Who should attend

Accountants both in industry and in practice, and tax advisers, who need an update on business tax and VAT issues and planning.


Practical examples and case studies will be used to illustrate the latest business tax developments, VAT changes, their impact and the tax planning opportunities available


  • 1.30pm registration
  • 2.00pm presentation
  • 3.30pm break
  • 5.00pm close

Tim Palmer CTA ATT
Senior Partner
Palmer Consultancy Partnership

Tim is one of the UK's best known and popular tax presenters. He lectures frequently all over the UK on a wide variety of taxation subjects. He has been presenting such tax lectures for over 25 years now!
Alongside his lecturing, Tim also provides tax consultancy services and specialist tax advice on numerous tax areas, NIC and VAT.

Previously, Tim was a senior Tax Manager with Howarth Clark Whitehill LLP, advising on all areas of tax and NIC for the firm to their clients. He was also a member of the tax department of P&O where he specialised in Corporation Tax and the Construction Industry, being involved in the Bovis Construction Industry tax deduction scheme within the P&O Group.

Additionally, Tim has written numerous articles in the Tax Press particularly with regard to his specialist areas of CIS, ‘self-employed status issues’, NIC and PAYE matters, IHT and Corporation Tax.
Tim is currently the Senior Partner of Palmer Consultancy Partnership.


What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
Please refer to the venue website for further information www.village-hotels.co.uk/hotels/edinburgh/

Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?
Please email info@leveltraining.co.uk regarding any questions you may have.

Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
Tickets are transferrable please email info@leveltraining.co.uk to confirm your transfer

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
You do not require to bring along your printed ticket, however you may want to bring this with you for your own reassurance.

What is the refund policy?
Please refer to our terms and conditions

The name on the registration/ticket doesn't match the attendee. Is that okay?
As long as this has been notified to us before the event takes place this is acceptable.

Is lunch provided at this event?
Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided at your break. If you have booked onto 2 courses in the one day, lunch is on us!

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