VAT for school building projects

Location: Webinar
Start Date:

13/10/2022 10:00

End Date:

13/10/2020 11:00

Services: VAT and Customs Duty services
Industries: Social Purpose and Non Profits, Education

This one-hour webinar, delivered by specialists in our VAT team, has been designed to help you better navigate the VAT rules. The session will also provide an opportunity to ask questions throughout. This is essential for any school whether in the midst of, or embarking on building projects in the near future.

What we will cover 

In this session led by our VAT specialists, Kieran Smith and Josie Morgan-Jones, we will cover a mixture of topics including:

  • where the zero-rate of VAT is applicable to school building projects
  • where the 5% rate of VAT is applicable to school building projects
  • what are the potential pitfalls involved with obtaining buildings at the reduced rates of VAT
  • can VAT be recovered on building projects
  • opting to tax land and buildings
  • selling commercial property and the transfer of going concern rules
  • Q&A session.

Who should attend

For any finance professionals dealing with VAT in the Independent Schools and Academies sector.

If you would like to attend please register below. We hope you can join us.


Thursday 13 October 2022

  • 10:00 Webinar starts
  • 11:00 Webinar ends


Virtual event - you will receive log in details upon registration.


There is no cost to attend this webinar. If you have any further questions please contact us.