HMRC Talking Points meetings

12 October 2017

HMRC has a great variety of ‘Talking Points’ subjects coming up over the next month which provide ongoing information, guidance and tips to help you to understand tax issues.

There are a limited number of spaces, so save your place now.


Income from property, minimising the risk for individuals

Dealing specifically with expenses, deductions, allowances, reliefs and repairs. We will also look at the relief for the replacement of domestic items and the restrictions to income tax relief for finance costs.

Wednesday 11 October - 11am to 12:15pm   Register now

Wednesday 11 October - 1pm to 2:15pm   Register now


Demystifying Certificates of Residence for Limited Companies

This meeting will explain all you need to know about applying for a Certificate of Residence, without us needing to write back to you for more information. It will help your clients claim double taxation relief at the earliest opportunity.

Thursday 12 October - midday to 1pm   Register now


Paying HMRC – What’s changing

The methods by which HMRC will accept payments is changing. The post office transcash service will be withdrawn in December 2017. Join the meeting to find out about all the alternative electronic payment methods that are available.

Tuesday 17 October - midday to 1pm   Register now


Simple Assessment is here

HMRC introduced simple assessment from 11 September. It starts the process of ending the annual tax return for those with straightforward tax affairs. This meeting will explain the new system in more detail, helping you to understand the improvements this will bring to managing your clients tax affairs.

Thursday 19 October - 1pm to 2pm   Register now


Pension Scheme Registration - how to correctly complete the APSS146 Income Tax repayment form and SA970 tax return

Explaining the correct completion of the form APSS146, which is a ‘Pension Scheme Registration for Income Tax Repayment’ and how to correctly complete the SA970 tax returns and the common errors made.

Monday 23 October - midday to 1pm   Register now


Intellectual Property Office (IPO), a basic introduction to trade marks

In this meeting the IPO will give a brief overview on intellectual property, focusing on trade marks. It will provide guidance on how to search for trade marks, UK filing, International routes and costs.

Friday 27 October - 11am to midday   Register now


The Patent Box post 2016

In this meeting we will be talking through the new rules, including the qualifying criteria, the records that need to be kept, and the computation.

Wednesday 1 November - midday to 1pm   Register now

Company tax returns online - Get it right first time and avoid the most common errors

This will cover the common reasons for rejection of company tax returns and how to avoid late filing penalties.

Thursday 2 November - midday to 1pm   Register now


If you have any questions for the subject experts more than 24 hours prior to the meeting, please send them to [email protected], 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 ‘CITRIX’ platform. The organiser will run through how to ask questions on the day. 

If you have missed any of our earlier Talking Points meetings, you can watch the recordings here.