Empowering Parish and Town Councils in Northamptonshire

An Introduction to VAT

Session overview:

Topics covered will include:-

  • Legislation and guidance
  • Making supplies of goods and services
  • VAT Registration
  • Recovering VAT on purchases
  • Partial exemption and opting to tax
  • Using grants and donations

Session benefits:

An Introduction to VAT will:

  • give an overview of the relevant legislation and guidance
  • explain key concepts of VAT
  • outline the processes involved
  • highlight common problem areas
  • provide signposting to more detailed guidance

Who Should Attend?
RFOs, Clerks, finance staff, councillors on the finance committee and councillors who wish to develop their knowledge in this area.

Date & Time
Thursday 22 April 2021 10:00-11:30 - fully booked
Tuesday 4 May 2021 10:00-11:30 - fully booked
Tuesday 18 May 2021 10:00-11:30 - fully booked
Thursday 17 June 2021 10:00-11:30
Tuesday 13 July 2021 10:00-11:30
Wednesday 8 September 2021 10:00-11:30
Thursday 30 September 2021 10:00-11:30


Course Tutor
Steve Parkinson, The Parkinson Partnership LLP

Cost (per delegate)
£30 members
£60 non members

Please note: the course is open to all county associations and will therefore have clerks and councillors not from Northamptonshire in attendance. We hope that this will allow for this course to be delivered more often and throughout the year.

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Last updated: Tue, 30 Mar 2021 07:00