Leigh Hawes

Leigh Hawes worked with Universal until 2017 and at the time of her departure held the position of UK Finance Manager. Before joining Universal Leigh held commercial positions in finance, accounting and business management with leading UK-based firms. Leigh is a Fellow with the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants.

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UK Value Added Tax (VAT): Ground Handling Charge Exemptions

UK Value Added Tax (VAT): Ground Handling Charge Exemptions

When business operators fly to the UK, there are opportunities to exempt Value-Added Tax (VAT) charges upfront. This can represent considerable operational savings. We find, however, that there’s often a lack of awareness of potential tax saving among operators who do not travel […]

October 21, 2015 | 0 Comments More