Talking Points for the next 4 weeks

By Technical Team on 17 Dec 2018

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

"HMRC's regular Talking Points provides 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.

An overview of the Agent Account Manager service

This Talking Points webinar will provide an overview of the Agent Account Manager service, including joining instructions, the service you can expect and feedback from existing users of the service.

Tu‌esd‌ay 1‌8 De‌ce‌mb‌er – midday to 1p‌m

Income from property for individual landlords – common themes in relation to deductions and reliefs

This webinar will be concentrating on 3 areas that generate regular contact with HMRC:

  • restricting finance cost relief for individual landlords
  • replacement of domestic items relief
  • overview of what needs to be considered when deciding whether the cost of ‘repairs’ is allowable as a deduction.

We‌dn‌esd‌ay 1‌9‌ De‌ce‌mb‌er – 1‌1a‌m to 1‌2.1‌5p‌m
We‌dn‌esd‌ay 1‌9‌ De‌ce‌mb‌er – 2p‌m to 3.1‌5p‌m

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

This digital webinar has been designed to provide guidance on what is and what isn’t classed as an allowable business expense and will include motoring and premises costs. HMRC subject matter experts will be online during the webinar to take your questions.

Th‌ur‌sd‌ay ‌3 January – 1p‌m to 2p‌m
Tu‌esd‌ay ‌8 January – 2p‌m to 3p‌m

Capital Allowances and Vehicles

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

We‌dn‌esd‌ay 9 January – 1‌1a‌m to midday
We‌dn‌esd‌ay 9 January – 1‌pm to ‌2pm

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

These interactive meetings 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 meetings indicates that many agents would recommend them to colleagues.

If you have missed any of our earlier Talking Points meetings, you can watch the recordings here."

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