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Posts tagged with "value-added-tax-vat"

ECJ asked to consider UK’s VAT Treatment of Supplies made to Unregistered Sellers

May 22 2014

In the recent case of Avon Cosmetics Limited (Avon) v HMRC (LON/2004/1028) the First Tier Tribunal (“FTT”) considered the appellant’s claim for Value Added Tax (“VAT”) relating to the repayment of a significant amount of VAT, estimated at £14 million. The FTT stated   Read More…

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VAT on Self Storage of Goods: Impact on Landlords

January 27 2014

HM Revenue and Customs (“HMRC”) have issued a VAT Information Sheet 10/13: Provision of Storage Facilities (“the Information Sheet”) which provides clarity as to what constitutes “storage of goods” for the purposes of Value Added Tax (“VAT”) payable on storage facilities. The purpose of the Information   Read More…

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MTIC VAT Fraudster Ordered to Pay £13 million

October 21 2013

A London man has been ordered to pay £13 million to HM Revenue and Customs (“HMRC”) or face a further 10 years in prison. Mr Sandeep Singh Dosanjh was the leader of a criminal gang who cheated the taxpayer out of £38 million through a   Read More…

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UK Tax Tribunal Rules on ‘Abusive’ Process Devised to Avoid VAT

September 10 2013

In the recent case of Julian Massey and Beryl Massey T/A Hilden Park Partnership v HMRC [2013] the First-tier Tax Tribunal (FTT) ruled that a process to avoid paying Value Added Tax (“VAT”) on suppliers of sporting service was ‘abusive’. The Tribunal held that   Read More…

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