Making Tax Digital is coming – book onto a Talking Points event today

Sep 17, 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.  

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    

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

These sessions will concentrate 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.

Thursday 4 October – 11am to midday: Register now

Thursday 4 October – 2pm to 3pm: Register now

Capital gains tax – private residence relief

This session will provide an understanding of the circumstances when private residence relief may apply and how the tax rules operate.

Friday 5 October –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.