Three myths and three truths about MTD record-keeping.

Advisers and clients are beginning to show an interest in the specific detail about what records they will need to keep in a digital format when MTD starts in April. This is especially important if they join HMRC’s pilot programme, adopting good habits from day one so to speak.

Purchase invoices need to be split into different VAT rates. No this is wrong.

If I buy a VAT book (zero-rated) for £100 and a print cartridge for £50 plus VAT on the same invoice (standard rated), I only need to digitally record the total net figure of £150 and the input tax of £10 that I am claiming. I don’t need to make separate entries for £100 and £50.


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