Sharpen your tax skills (November 2023)
Enhance your tax skills and stay ahead in the ever-evolving world of taxation
Get a practical understanding and gain valuable insights into a wide range of tax-related topics, including basis period reform and property tax.
|About this course
Skills, knowledge and understanding you will gain by watching
Watch this session will help you remain current and provide case studies and scenarios to ensure you can apply your knowledge to remain compliant and provide value within your organisation or in providing services to clients.
This practical online masterclass ensures you remain at the industry’s forefront. The sessions are designed to boost your skills, give you a practical and comprehensive understanding of the latest tax updates.
|Video on demand
Topical tax update
This session will give you a practical focus on the aspects of tax which accountants typically get asked about by SME clients. Areas of discussion will include:
Speaker: Makayla Combes ACCA CTA
Basis period reform – things agents need to know
This session will have a practical focus and will cover the top things agents need to know to help their clients through the change in the income tax basis period rules, including:
Speaker: Emma Rawson FCA CTA ATT
Property Taxation – getting the basics right
This session will cover some of the key considerations in the lifecycle of a property letting business including:
Speakers: Helen Thornley FCA CTA ATT and David Wright ACA CTA
|What you'll achieve
Viewers will come away with:
|Who it's for
This masterclass is ideal for all accounting and finance professionals who want to stay up to date with the latest tax regulations. If your role involves working on tax-related areas or you provide tax services to clients, it's vital that you attend.
|How to access
Once purchased you'll be able to access the AAT Learning Portal where you'll have 12 months from the date to access the learning materials. AAT Learning Portal allows you to view all the courses you've purchased in one place, monitor your latest training activity and create goals to help you achieve your training aims.
|Autumn Tax update
Meet the speakers
Makayla Combes ACCA CTA
Makayla heads up the Tax and Business Consultancy team at Ad Valorem Group, providing expert advice in a number of areas, including. Property tax reliefs, Mergers and acquisitions, HMRC enquiries, Employee incentivisation, business growth, and obtaining investment.
Outside of this role, Makayla also sits on the New Tax Professionals committee at CIOT and ATT.
Emma Rawson FCA CTA ATT
Emma's main focus is business taxes and VAT. She originally trained in corporation tax with Deloitte, working in both their London and Leeds offices, and also spent a short time working in a specialist consultancy firm providing advice to other practitioners before joining the ATT as a technical officer in 2017. She is a member of the ATT and CIOT, and a Fellow of the ICAEW.
Helen Thornley FCA CTA ATT
Helen has a focus on personal and capital taxes. Initially qualifying as a Chartered Accountant before moving to tax, she worked in practice as a private client consultant in a mid-tier firm until her appointment as a technical officer in 2017. Helen also has an interest in the history of tax.
David Wright ACA CTA
David has a particular focus on personal taxes, including capital taxes and trusts. He trained as a Chartered Accountant whilst working in the private client team at a Big 4 firm. After a short spell in industry, he moved back into practice where he specialised in personal tax at regional and mid-tier firms before joining the ATT as a technical officer in 2023.