Keeping up the good work, here’s my first new substantive post – HMRC have announced that intelligent lighting can now be zero rated, where applicable.  Or else 5% rated, again if applicable.  But first, a bit of background: Since 1973, with a few exceptions, there has been no VAT cost, in building a new house. … Read More


Hi For a number of years, I have looked at professional websites (websites of professionals, mostly tax/accountancy) and tutted away in realising that the ‘News’ page was last updated more than 12 months ago.  And here I’ve done it myself – last entry a couple of years ago.  And why?  Mainly through lack of time… Read More