Check out the latest Talking Points schedule

Sep 03, 2018

Take a look at forthcoming online HMRC events.  HMRC ask that you register at least five minutes before a digital meeting is due to start.  

Capital Gains Tax – private residence relief

This seminar will look at the circumstances when private residence relief may apply and how the relief operates.

Tuesday 4 September – 11am to midday: Register now     

Negligible value

This session will look at the specific conditions that must be met to claim an asset has become of negligible value and will also provide an overview of share loss relief.

Thursday 6 September – 11am to midday: Register now

Business expenses for the self-employed

This webinar has been designed to provide guidance on what is and isn’t classed as an allowable business expense, and will also look at motoring and premises costs.

Tuesday 11 September – midday to 1pm: Register now

Demystifying certificates of residence for limited companies

This webinar will explain all you need to know about applying for a certificate of residence, without HMRC needing to write back for more information. It will also look at how to claim double taxation relief.

Wednesday 12 September – midday to 1pm: Register now

Making Tax Digital for Business (MTD) and VAT

These sessions will cover information published in the MTD VAT notice, including, record keeping requirements, making adjustments, what we mean by ‘digital links’ and an explanation of the ‘soft landing’.

Wednesday 19 September – 3pm to 4pm: Register now

Thursday 20 September – 11am to midday: Register now

Thursday 20 September – 1pm to 2pm: Register now

Income from property for individual landlords - changes  

This session will take a comprehensive look at the following two measures:

  • the cash basis for property businesses that are run by individuals
  • the £1,000 property allowance tax exemption

Wednesday 26 September – 11am to midday: Register now

Wednesday 26 September – 2pm to 3pm: Register now

Agent help and support products consultation

HMRC will be looking for your views and feedback regarding the Agent Blog, Agent Forum, Agent Podcasts and Agent Video Recordings. The session will give an overview of each service but will not be taking questions on the services themselves.

Thursday 27 September – midday to 1pm: 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.

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These interactive webinars were run on the ‘GoToWebinar’ platform and the information was correct at the time they were originally broadcast.

The future Talking Points programme and links to other recordings we’ve published will continue to be hosted on GOV.UK.