A new procurement model replaces the NHS Supply Chain contract, held by DHL Supply Chain, in October. DHSC advise that the new model aims to help the NHS deliver annual savings of up to £600m by 2023.  Supply Chain Coordination Ltd (SCCL) is a subsidiary company of DHSC and will be separately VAT registered. The current […]

The latest HFMA VAT committee minutes reported that HMRC now suggest that COS claimed in a COS year only needs to be reversed out if invoices remain unpaid at the end of the following COS year. This contradicts HMRC’s guidance included in the July 17 HFMA minutes that adjustments should be made in the VAT […]

On the 31st July 2018 HMRC sent a letter to the HFMA clarifying their opinion on the VAT liability of charges to overseas customers for non-elective treatment. HMRC also issued new guidance on how the NHS should implement the National Health Service (Charges to Overseas Visitors) Regulations 2015. This guidance can be found here. It […]

  Liaison’s market leading TempRE workforce service now has an app version, making it easier for workers to access the service on the go. TempRE’s easy to access system already provides locums with a user friendly online system covering all activity and assignments and a centralised record and repository of their contracts, payslips and timesheets. […]

Further to our last NHS Technical Update we have held several seminars around Making Tax Digital (MTD) and we’ve addressed some concerns and questions raised by the 120 NHS customers who have attended these webinars, particularly around timing and technology. All VAT registered organisations will be mandated to comply with MTD from 1 April 2019, […]