Learner Loan VAT Clarification For ITPs

HMRC  has published “clarification guidance” emphasising that all independent providers – many of which were unaware of the requirement – must charge VAT on Advanced Learner Loans. Some providers who had not been charging VAT have been given a historic reprieve due to inaccurate HMRC advice being given but those providers need to look at their practices now the clarification is available. See more detail in this FE Week article.