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Irish restaurant owners call for 9% VAT rate to remain

The Restaurants Association of Ireland has called on the Irish Government to retain the 9% VAT rate until the country’s economic crisis ends.

Reducing tourism VAT from 13.5% to 9% in 2011 helped to create 31,584 new jobs in the industry. 62 more words


Changes to Electronic VAT Return Filing Legislation

Since 1 April 2012 virtually all VAT registered businesses have been required to submit their UK VAT returns online and pay any VAT due to HMRC electronically.  215 more words

Government could do more

Government has shown a lack of leadership in dealing with rioters and their impact on business

By Michelle Perry | Published 12:24, 12 August 11… 440 more words


Money Matters - Autumn 2014

Money Matters, the Autumn 2014 newsletter from Hart Shaw is now available to download from our website.

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The newsletter covers a number of topical issues including the one-stop VAT service which is being introduced to deal with the forthcoming change in the place of supply rules for those businesses providing EU ‘digital services’. 344 more words

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VAT change for the digital business

The one-stop VAT service starts from 1 January 2015 for businesses supplying what are collectively known as ‘digital services’ in the EU. The effect of the measures is that a business will not have to account and pay VAT separately in each country where they do business which would otherwise be the case following a change in the place of supply rule. 305 more words


ukip, @DouglasCarswell, the National Minimum Wage & Tax 'Cuts' #Clacton #ClactonByElection

Nigel Farage recently announced that he would take all those on the National Minimum Wage out of Income Tax. On the surface that sounds like a bold move. 1,032 more words

Is Japan recovering from the VAT rate hike of April the 1st? Clearly it doesn't

Is Japan recovering from the VAT rate hike of Avril the 1st? Not really when we look at July numbers on retail sales. (see here… 238 more words