VAT for Legal Accounting



Pending VAT inspection? Just had an inspection and received a hefty assessment? Or maybe you're one of the lucky ones and haven't received one in years?  How prepared and confident are you in taking on HMRC's officers? The ILFM VAT for Legal Accounting training will prepare you!

"I attended the VAT for Legal Accounting course and found it very informative. I have been a Legal Cashier for fifteen years yet I learnt so much! The course trainer, Darren, had an outstanding level of knowledge and delivered the course in a way that was easy to understand. He was also very approachable and happy to answer any questions."  JO, Romford, March 2017

Who is it for?

Those in legal practice or management, providing guidance and practical advice about key aspects of VAT compliance including treatment of disbursements.

What will you gain?

  • Confidence that you are prepared for a VAT inspection
  • Assertion that your accounting procedures are in order and are correct from a compliance perspective
  • Information to ensure you are fully compliant and up to date in accordance with the VAT Act 1994

What will it cover?

  • Types of supply
  • Time of Supply and Tax Points
  • VAT rate change
  • Who can Register
  • Accounting for VAT
  • Partial Exemption
  • Reverse Charge
  • Bad Debt Relief
  • Vehicles and Fuel Expenses
  • When to Account for VAT
  • Filling in Your Return
  • How to Correct Errors
  • Disbursement or Recharge?
  • Place of Supply
  • VAT Invoices/Bills etc
  • EC Sales List 

What are the costs?

A full day training,  workbook & full lunch is included.  

Early Bird Savings of 10% (Book 6 weeks in advance)

  • ILFM Members £175.50
  • Non Members £265.50

Standard Price

  • ILFM Members £195.00
  • Non Members £295.00

Not a Member?   You can join to get the generous Membership savings. It's just £120+VAT per year More info or to join..

6 CPD points can be claimed


"Very informative training session with much interaction from the trainer, overall, hugely successful day."

"An excellent workshop covering a wide range of issues relating to VAT. Very practical and full of good advice, Training notes were also very useful to take away and go over again." 

“I never knew a VAT course could be so much fun! It was friendly, funny and very informative. I came away understanding the importance of VAT, the differences and how it is treated within the computer software that we use today.”