The latest Talking Points schedule

Aug 20, 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.  

Input tax recovery and the option to tax

This webinar will provide a general overview of how an option to tax can impact input tax recovery, dispelling some of the myths and will also cover belated notifications.

Tuesday 21 August – 11am to midday: Register now     

Statutory Sick Pay

This Agents webinar will include what needs to be considered when an employee is sick, the qualifying conditions, what happens when an employee is not entitled to statutory sick pay (“SSP”) and how to pay SSP.

Thursday 23 August – 11am to midday: Register now     

Income from property – What's new

This webinar will be looking at some of the recent changes to the taxation of property income that now apply to individual landlords including the finance cost relief restriction and the 2017-18 cash basis option for calculating profits of a rental business.

Wednesday 29 August – 11am to 12.15pm: Register now     

Wednesday 29 August – 2pm to 3.15pm: Register now    

The National Minimum Wage 

Employers must pay the National Minimum Wage and National Living Wage correctly, but despite best efforts, mistakes can sometimes be made. Sign up to find out more. 

Thursday 30 August – midday to 1pm: Register now

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

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.