HMRC's regular Talking Points meetings provide ongoing information, guidance and tips to help you to understand tax issues

HMRC has more Talking Points meetings coming up. There are a limited number of spaces, so save your place now.

Expenses and benefits – social functions and parties: This short webinar is for employers and covers the tax and National Insurance treatment of providing their employees with annual social functions such as a Christmas party or summer barbecue.

Tuesday 3 December – 3pm to 4pm

Expenses and benefits for employers – phones, internet and homeworking: This webinar is for employers and covers how to deal with tax and National Insurance when they provide a mobile phone, internet connection or homeworking expenses to their employees.

Thursday 5 December – 2pm to 3pm

How to show self-employed business expenses on the tax return: During the webinar, we will explain what business expenses are and we will cover the most common allowable expenses to help you to enter accurate figures onto the tax return.

Tuesday 10 December – 1pm to 2pm

Income from Property for Individual Landlords – Part 1: During this webinar, we will be looking at restricting finance cost relief and the cash basis eligibility and computational rules.

Wednesday 11 December 11am – midday

Income from Property for Individual Landlords – Part 2: This webinar looks at some of the main expenses and deductions, allowances and reliefs.

Wednesday 18 December – 11am to midday

If you have any questions for the HMRC subject experts, please send them to team.agentengagement@hmrc.gsi.gov.uk prior to the meeting, including the title of the meeting in the ‘Subject’ line of your email.

These interactive meetings will be run on the ‘GoToWebinar’ platform. The organiser will run through how to ask questions on the day.

Feedback received from recent Talking Points meetings indicates that many agents would recommend them to colleagues.