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We’ve been advising many of our NHS clients on how to be Making Tax Digital (MTD) ready for some time now.  In fact, during our webinar this week we were advising on the new deadlines and who needs to be ready by 1 April 2019 and who has now been given a further six months […]


Anti-bullying Awareness Week 12th – 16th November 2018 Recent figures show that bullying and harassment in the NHS could be costing more than £2 billion per year in England alone, according to data from NHS Digital that looked at the impact of bullying on sickness absence, employee turnover, productivity, sickness presenteeism, and employment relations. When […]


So, HMRC has updated its list of items that qualify for VAT zero rating with an exemption certificate when paid through charitable funds or endowments. The list features some surprising items that qualify which seems to bring the question of whether, in an increasingly digital age, we’re really applying zero tax ratings to the things […]


Head of Liaison Academy and Organisational Development Julie Boulton takes us through the three most common reasons why training isn’t meeting the needs of the workplace, and what you can do about it. Example A: A hospital scores low for patient service, so to solve the problem they source external training to develop and upskill […]


The NHS is subject to its own specific VAT rules and Liaison has been providing specialist VAT services to the NHS for 30 years, aiming to maximise VAT recovery opportunities while still helping them stay compliant with HMRC. This year our VAT specialists recovered an additional £60.3million of underclaimed VAT for regular NHS customers as […]