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Brexit: Implications for VAT and Indirect Taxes

With all the changes and confusion surrounding Brexit, we sit down to consider what options are still on the table with regards to VAT and indirect taxation, and the risks for retailers.

Even though the outcome and timing of Brexit is still unclear, being fully aware of the possibilities and steps you can take to mitigate your exposure to burdensome extra red tape, effects on cashflow, and even new liability for taxation is essential for your company.

Join William Bain, our Trade and Policy expert, and our partners at MHA, as we outline the various Brexit end scenarios still in play; and offer advice on how you can plan and prepare for the different eventualities.
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