VAT IT Group
Gareth has spearhead the VATGlobal business operations from their London head office since its inception back in 2013 as CEO. VATGlobal are the registrations, compliance and consultative specialist business under the VAT IT Group, sitting alongside 4 other specialised VAT businesses that cover foreign and domestic VAT recovery, import and importer of records service, service and with-holding taxes recovery. Gareth has over 13 years’ experience working in finance and is a member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants. Gareth has overseen the expansion of VATGlobal’s client base from a modest 100 annual filings per month, to over 10,000 per month. Gareth has also significantly expanded the jurisdictions VATGlobal serve, where previously only the top 10 European countries were serviced, and now in 2019 over 100 countries are regularly filed.
Managing VAT, compliance and cashflow for cross-border global business activity
Since the inception of the VAT IT group 20 years ago, the way businesses operate has changed significantly, including how and the scope of international business activity. With continued global economic changes impacting how businesses manage VAT matters, including on-going compliance and ensuring maximised resource output and cashflow; Gareth will discuss the most topical VAT amendments, the economic impact on trading, inclusive of Brexit and the technological impact.