VAT Advice for Accountants

VAT Advice & financial expertise are two sides of the same coin. Explore how seeking specialised VAT advice tailored for accountants can elevate your professional acumen and financial confidence.

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What is a VAT advice line?

There are all sorts of advice lines that exist, both in the accountancy sector and beyond. These include VAT advice lines.

A VAT Advice line is designed to provide accountants with expert support on all matters relating to VAT, from basic calculations to complex regulations. This support is designed for everyone from small limited companies to large multinational businesses. It can help with everything from the simplest of queries to the more complex, industry-specific advice.

For accountants and bookkeepers, a VAT advice line offers qualified, professional support, giving you complete peace of mind.

Benefits of using ICPA's VAT advice line

Our VAT Advice line at ICPA is manned by a team with years of experience in VAT-related matters, giving you the confidence of knowing that you are receiving the best possible advice. Whatever your query, you can relax in the knowledge that some of the most experienced VAT advisors in the industry are just a telephone call away.

This tailored support, designed specifically for accountants and bookkeepers, means that you can be confident you’ll get things right the first time.

What’s more, ICPA’s VAT advice line is significantly different from others operating in the accountancy sector.

How does ICPA's VAT advice line differ from others?

With so many different advice lines to choose from, how can you be sure that you are choosing the one that’s right for you?

At ICPA, our goal is to make your life as an accountant as easy as possible. As well as being manned by some of the most experienced VAT advisors in the industry, we are proud of the fact that queries are answered so quickly. The level of staffing of our VAT advice line means that most calls are answered by an advisor the first time you call. If, for whatever reason, you do need a callback, this will generally happen within two hours of your initial contact.

Of course, ICPA membership covers far more than our VAT advice line. By registering with us, you’ll also gain access to a whole host of additional member benefits and further client support – not only covering VAT, but a wealth of areas relevant to the accounting sector.

Why join ICPA?

ICPA is a leading accounting and bookkeeping membership organisation formed by accountants for accountants. Our aim is to supply you with all the knowledge, guidance and support you need to succeed. This includes a number of membership benefits that enable you to best serve your clients, as well as giving you the opportunity to open up new channels of business, drive revenue, and be the best you can possibly be.

We have built ICPA based on our own experiences, as well as those of our members. Our aim is to keep things simple but equally to provide you with the most comprehensive package of advice, tools, knowledge and support for you and your business.

How else can the ICPA help you?

There are plenty of ways in which you can benefit from being a member of the ICPA. Find out more below.

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Advice lines
Advice lines
Money Laundering Compliance Software
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Professional Indemnity Insurance
Professional Indemnity Insurance
Technical Support
Technical Support
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

The ICPA VAT Advice line is designed to help accountants and bookkeepers with any VAT-related advice they need, no matter the size of the company or the complexity of the issue.

Our high levels of experience mean that you can be safe in the knowledge that your query will be answered quickly and accurately.

Yes, they are. Our advisors are experienced industry professionals with UK accounting and/or HMRC backgrounds.

Our VAT advice line will help you answer any client queries or resolve any client issues that you are uncertain about or that you would like a second opinion on. Our speed of response means that you can handle client VAT queries in a timely manner, as well as with accuracy.

As an ICPA member, there is no limit as to how frequently you can consult our VAT advice line. It is just one of the many member benefits that we offer to our members, included within your membership fee.

Yes, there are. If you are after advice that is specifically tailored to a certain industry or specialised areas of VAT and taxation, simply let us know when you call, and we will work to ensure that you receive the most appropriate advice.

As accountants ourselves, we understand just how important data protection and privacy are in this industry. We abide by GDPR regulations, and our VAT advice line is confidential.

Yes, it can. Our advisors are well-equipped to handle all manner of VAT issues, from the most simple to the most complex.

We know how important it is for you to respond to client queries or handle client accounting issues in a timely manner. That’s why you’ll find that the majority of calls to our VAT advice line are answered the first time. If you need a callback, we will aim to get back to you within two hours of your initial call.

Yes, you can. You may not be able to receive all of the support with Tax audits and inspections that you need directly via our advice line. However, as an ICPA member you’ll have access to our full list of benefits – including access to knowledge, advice and support in these specific areas.