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Short-term Visitor Rules for overseas workers in the UK

Overview The aim of this note is to provide an update on our understanding of some of the rules that came into effect from 1 January 2021. As we have mentioned in previous notes , the rules place significant restrictions on the ability of EU citizens (including overseas directors of UK companies) to work in […]

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£2,000 Brexit Support Fund

£2,000 Brexit support grant to help businesses understand UK import and exports HMRC sent an e-mail yesterday reminding businesses about the Brexit Support Fund – a grant of up to £2,000 to help businesses get advice and training on import and export matters. Applications need to be made by 30 June 2021. Note that this […]

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Working abroad – PAYE aspects

PAYE when you go abroad The purpose of this note is to explain the UK payroll situation when an employee of a UK company goes to work abroad. It is a question that we have recently been asked as employees are forced to stay abroad for longer than they anticipated because of Covid. Basic rule […]

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On Furlough? Need to apply for Pre Settled Status?

Purpose of note The purpose of this note is to remind European nationals (and their employers) that they need to apply for UK ‘Pre Settled Status’ by 30 June 21. If they don’t, they will need to follow the points-based immigration rules, which will make it much more difficult for them to work in the […]

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UK VAT reclaims for overseas businesses

Purpose of note « Reclaiming VAT for overseas businesses » This note explains how an overseas business that is not allowed to register for UK VAT can still reclaim import and other UK VAT. This situation often applies to overseas companies active in UK construction projects. I have written it in response to a number of questions […]

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Proforma and Commercial Invoices

Purpose of note Some of our clients have asked us to explain the difference between a Proforma and a Commercial Invoice. This note describes the differences, explains when each should be used and what information each should contain. Since most of our clients are overseas businesses that do business in the UK, I have written […]

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