Thankfully, the Budget was devoid of many significant VAT changes. OK, the VAT rate is going up to 20% on 4 January 2011 but that is as exciting as it gets. That gives us time to prepare, and as with the January 2010 rise of 2½%, did we really notice? Full marks to the Chancellor,… Read More


HMRC have announced a policy revision with regard to pay-per-click advertising, supplied on third party websites. In an unaccustomed burst of keeping up with the times (well, almost), HMRC accept that this is advertising and that it can be zero rated. Clearly, as the law hasn’t changed, charities are advised to go back to the… Read More