Coronavirus, importers, exporters and customs authorisations

< 1 minute to read To assist with the COVID-19 response, HMRC has published guidance on COVID-19 easements for importers, exporters and customs authorisations on the following matters: Pay no customs duty and import VAT on medical supplies, equipment and protective garments during the COVID-19 response Moving goods through customs during the coronavirus response Customs authorisations during the coronavirus response …

Making Tax Digital (MTD)- Extension for digital links

< 1 minute to read HMRC has confirmed an extension to the deadline for implementing digital links for MTD for VAT as follows: “We understand that the impact of COVID-19 is creating extremely difficult times for all, and we are committed to helping in every way possible all those businesses facing unprecedented challenges. Therefore, we are providing all MTD businesses …

EU chain transactions and zero-rated goods: the VAT changes you need to know about

2 minutes to read A new law, in force since 1st January 2020, requires UK suppliers to Europe to produce a written statement to accompany the dispatch of goods to the EU. Amidst the post-General Election news and Brexit commentary, these changes may have slipped under the radar for many. We have outlined the requirements readers may not be aware …