Talking Points schedule – more Making Tax Digital events

May 21, 2018

Take a look at forthcoming online HMRC events which includes a general update for agents on Making Tax Digital.  HMRC ask that you register at least five minutes before a digital meeting is due to start. 

Making Tax Digital - a general update for agents preparing their clients

This webinar will include how to sign up for Agent Services and the income tax pilot, getting ready for the VAT Pilot and more information about questions asked in previous sessions.

Monday 21 May - 1.30pm to 2.30pm: Register now

Monday 21 May - 4pm to 5pm: Register now

Tuesday 22 May - 11am to midday: Register now

Tuesday 22 May - 1.30pm to 2.30pm: Register now

Class 1A NICs - Getting it right first time

This webinar will look at P11D(b)s, the common mistakes and what you can do to avoid receiving a penalty.

Friday 25 May - midday to 1pm: Register now

VAT and motoring expenses

This webinar will provide a reminder of the general rules that apply when reclaiming VAT on the purchase of cars and when hiring and leasing vehicles. It will briefly cover commercial vehicles, other motoring expenses and record keeping.

Thur‌sd‌ay 31 M‌a‌y - 10.30a‌m to 11.30a‌m:Register now      

Basis periods

The webinar will focus on basis periods, a subject that’s  prominent around the self-assessment peaks. In particular it 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. The session will also look at some pointers when dealing with a change from sole trader to partnership and vice versa.

We‌dn‌esd‌ay 6 J‌un‌e - 1‌1a‌m to m‌id‌da‌y: Register now

If you have any questions for HMRC’s subject experts more than 24 hours prior to the meeting, please send them to, including the title of the meeting in the ‘Subject’ line of your email. Any questions that arise after this time should be submitted during the live meeting. 

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