Introduction to Charity VAT

Introduction to Charity VAT

Location: London
Start Date:

30/10/2019 09:00

End Date:

30/10/2019 15:30

Services: VAT
Industries: Non Profits
Introduction to Charity VAT

This course will provide clarity on all the main VAT principles affecting charities and outline planning opportunities which will allow you to take advantage of VAT reliefs, optimise VAT recovery and avoid costly pitfalls. The course includes a combination of lecturing, practical examples and case studies.

What we will cover

  • Charity VAT registration.
  • Understanding your VAT return.
  • When to charge VAT on activities and how much VAT you need to pay on income.
  • Know what counts as a business activity for VAT purposes, and why this is important.
  • Should you be charged VAT on costs?
  • How to reclaim VAT and maximise your recovery.
  • What happens if it goes wrong? Penalties and how to avoid them.

Who should attend?

This course is a great introduction to charity VAT generally, and is intended for those new to VAT and finance teams in charities and non profit organisations. This also includes those who need a refresher on charity VAT.  
If you have colleagues who may find this course of interest, please forward this invitation to them.


  • 09:00   Registration
  • 09:30   Session one
  • 12:30   Lunch
  • 13:30   Session two
  • 15:30   Questions and close


£330 plus VAT per delegate.

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