Value Added Tax (VAT) in the Post-EU Landscape for Solent Businesses

About This Event

Receive guidance on the new VAT rules to keep your business moving in the post-EU economy


Calling all businesses in the Solent LEP region of Eastleigh, Fareham, Gosport, Havant, Isle of Wight, New Forest, Southampton and Portsmouth.

The UK left the EU Single Market and Customs Union on 1 January 2021; this meant withdrawing from the EU VAT regime. As a result, there are changes to Value Added Tax (VAT) for UK businesses, including the imposition of import tax - do you understand implications for your business?

The Solent Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) is here to help your business adjust to the new VAT rules, minimise disruption and utilise the provisions as a result from the EU-exit.

Supported by The Department for International Tradethis free virtual event* is designed to help you understand how the UK's VAT rules have changed to help ensure your UK company is compliant and can move your businesses forward post-exit.  


Why should you join this virtual event?*

This virtual event will explain the latest VAT rules and guide your business across crucial VAT considerations and the actions you need to consider taking. This event will cover:

  • Latest updates for UK businesses on the EU transition
  • Movement of physical goods during the transition period
  • Does your UK business need an EU EORI number?
  • The importance of Incoterms DDP and DAP
  • What are your VAT obligations during the EU transition and how do you get registered? 
  • Overview of 2021 EU VAT reform coming in July


Featured Speaker

Alexandra Wyatt 

Global Project Manager at 

·       Alex Wyatt is the Global Project Manager at Her extensive knowledge of the industry and passion for empowering businesses to grow globally has made her an active member of the e-commerce community. 

·       She has previously spoken at conferences across Europe, helping sellers to understand the ever-changing online market and the vital role VAT compliance plays in sustainable expansion. 


Who is this event for?

If you are a Solent based small and medium-sized enterprise (SME), looking to learn about Value Added Tax (VAT) in the post-EU landscape, this virtual event is a great fit for you.

The Solent LEP region covers Eastleigh, Fareham, Gosport, Havant, Isle of Wight, New Forest, Southampton and Portsmouth.

What's next?

To secure your place for this free virtual event, simply click the Express Interest Here button on the top of this page.

Please note: Places are limited and in high demand - we highly recommend expressing your interest quickly, unfortunately we cannot guarantee a spot will still be available.

Contact us

Have a question about the webinar? We would be happy to help.
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Overall, very good and informative."

-  Webinar Attendee | Keeping Your Business Moving - February 2021



Post-EU Transition Service:

Solent LEP Business are offering businesses in the Solent a tailored support service from experienced business advisers. They can help find answers to your specific post-EU transition questions, as well as reviewing the impact these changes may have on your business and helping you develop an action plan. 

If you would like to speak to an adviser, please call: 020 8142 9369 or send an email to: with details of your business (turnover, number of employees, business sector) and nature of your enquiry.

 Click here to learn more.


*The information presented during this virtual event is for your general information and is current at the time of publication. It is not intended to be relied upon by users in making (or refraining from making) any business or investment decisions. It is strongly suggested that you should seek appropriate independent advice beforehand.

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