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Just keep holding on…

The extent to which VAT may or may not be reclaimed on costs incurred by holding companies is one of the longest running sagas in the history of VAT.

The recent Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) decision in the joint cases of Larentia and Minerva provides the latest chapter in this saga. Continue reading

Direct Mail

The extent to which the zero rate of VAT applies to charity direct mailings is something of a hot topic at the moment.

Put simply, the question is this: is a charity buying ‘a composite supply of delivered goods in the form of printed matter’,or, ‘direct marketing services’? Continue reading

Cost sharing exemption – Where do we go now?

The VAT cost-sharing exemption (CSE) was formally enshrined in the UK legislation in 2012.

The aim of the legislation is to ensure that where VAT averse entities (eg those in the education and social housing sectors) choose to share resources by outsourcing certain central services, VAT does not become a disincentive. Continue reading

Welcome to Revell Ward Chartered Accountants in Huddersfield!More

We are a firm of Chartered Accountants based in Huddersfield and as you will see from our website we like to do things a little bit differently. Our offerings include all compliance services such as; Audit, Personal and Corporate Tax, Bookkeeping, Management Accounts, a Payroll Bureau and much more.

Our clients are based in Huddersfield and beyond and have many positive words to say about us so why not visit The Truth About Revell Ward page and find out for yourself.

We are very passionate about what we do and know that you too are passionate about what you do and for that reason we have devised The ‘Revell Ward Wheel of Fortune’, the wheel asks questions that every business owner should know the answers to but often don’t have the time to find these answers. The wheel demonstrates Revell Ward’s added value services and clearly defines the expected outcome for those who ‘step on’. This is a strong example of the firm’s clear but innovative approach to helping businesses achieve their goals in a more strategic way.