We are delighted to invite you to our Annual Tax Conference on Tuesday, 30 May 2017.
The tax landscape for advisers is uncertain and advisers need to be prepared for the challenge – both now and in the future. Advisers should be aware of the tax planning opportunities for their clients to ensure that key reliefs and exemptions are not missed.
Our one-day conference will update advisers on the key tax changes over the past year and offer practical tips to ensure they are providing the best advice to their clients. Delegates will also have the opportunity to put questions to any of the speakers and meet the wider team.
The programme for the day is as follows:
|09.30-10.00||Registration + Tea, Coffee and Pastries|
|10.05-10.40||Pension Planning and Non-Dom Update – Kevin Offer
Kevin will consider the effect of some of the recent changes affecting individuals including contributions to pension schemes, the use of qualifying recognised overseas pensions schemes (QROPS) and the new regime for non-domiciled individuals now that it has come into force.
|10.40-11.20||Direct Tax issues affecting OMBs – Paul Howard
Paul will look at the impact on OMBs of recent changes in legislation and case decisions over the past year.
|11.40-12.20||Employee Reward in Upheaval – Thomas Dalby
Thomas will discuss a year of change in the field of employee reward and focusses on opportunities for the future.
|12.20-13.00||Missed Tax Reliefs – Alison Lynch
Alison will look at how to spot hidden tax saving opportunities for SME’s by explaining her simplified three step approach to:
|14.00-14.40||VAT cases, Brexit and International VAT – Vaughn Chown
Vaughn will cover current VAT trends and cases, as well as Brexit and the impact on international VAT. His session will include:
|14.40-15.20||HMRC enquiries: Why do HMRC seem to be alleging that my client has been involved in tax evasion? – John Hood
John will examine some recent cases where HMRC have written to clients offering them the opportunity to disclose deliberate behaviour under the Contractual Disclosure Facility.
|15.40-16.20||Property Taxes – Practical Tips – Caroline Fleet
Caroline will explore some of the common trends in property holding including “enveloping” and “de-enveloping” properties.
|16.20-17.00||HMRC employment status challenge – David Harmer
David will look at how to safeguard your contractor clients against the HMRC minefield of Employment Status and IR35.
Our Annual Tax Conference will be held at Haberdashers’ Hall, 18 West Smithfield, London EC1A 9HQ.
If you haven’t already booked your place, please call Costas Pavlou on 0203 805 7471 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The full cost of the conference is £199 plus VAT, with discounts available to existing Gabelle clients.