Invest ESSEX and Rickard Luckin will be running a free workshop focused on Making Tax Digital (MTD) at the Ongar Business Centre on Wednesday 27th February from 9am to 11am. HMRC is changing how VAT will be reported from 1st April 2019 and information will need to be stored digitally and shared automatically with HMRC. This workshop will help businesses learn more about MTD and how businesses can use similar technology to help them grow and make efficiencies.

If you are interested in this free event, please book your place by contacting

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What the session will cover

  • An introduction to the cloud and APIs
  • The reasons behind Making Tax Digital (MTD), the changes to reporting and recording tax
  • Cloud applications and how businesses can use these
  • Case studies: Examples of businesses affected by MTD and their use of cloud applications

Ian Marrow, VAT Director at Rickard Luckin, will deliver this workshop. Ian is a highly experienced VAT specialist whose responsibility at Rickard Luckin is to help minimise businesses exposure to risk whilst maximising VAT opportunities.

“The only daft question in VAT is the one you didn’t ask.”

Ian Marrow
VAT Director
Rickard Luckin

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Who the session is for

This workshop is aimed at companies that have at least £85k in VATable turnover in order to gain full value of the workshop. The workshop is also for those who would like to understand more about the digital tools to help make efficiencies in their businesses or help deliver better data quality.

There will be the opportunity to ask questions at the end of the session.

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If you are interested in this free event, please book your place by contacting