David Bowden urges UK asset lenders to “get good VAT advice at the beginning” in the light of a recent court case
Sep 19, 2014
A recent VAT case from the First Tier Tribunal will be of interest to asset finance providers. In a reserved decision dated August 1, 2014 of Judge Guy Brannan and Julian Stafford, the tribunal had to rule on the recoverability of VAT made by a finance house on hire purchase transactions.
Jul 27, 2017
The UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has published proposals to extend the senior managers and certification regime to all financial services sectors. The new regime will effectively replace the approved persons regime, with the intention of reducing harm to consumers and strengthening market integrity by making individuals more accountable for their conduct and competence.
Oct 20, 2017
The UK’s Institute of Directors has raised concerns that a worrying number of companies are not aware of the impact of the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). With only months to go until the new rules come into force next May, the institute says many companies are yet to fully understand the costs, complexities and responsibilities associated with them.
Feb 14, 2017
Data is being used by businesses in more ways than ever before, but it seems they still lack trust in their data.