The Upper Tribunal rules that the charity Longridge on the Thames is not liable for VAT on the construction costs of a new training facility.

The charity argued it did not have to pay VAT amounting to at least £135,000 on its new watersports facility because its funding was being spent on solely charitable purposes.

Bill Lewis, a consultant at BWB, has been advising on the case, and said that "sense has prevailed - we are looking at substance over form."

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Posted on 01/12/2014 in BWB In The Media

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