Podcast series - Yorkshire & North East

Welcome to our BDO Rethinking the Regions podcast series for Yorkshire & North East.

Hosted by Partners, Directors and specialists from across the BDO Leeds office, these podcasts will share our thinking on a range of current issues and future changes affecting businesses in the region.

Episode 4: Hints and tips on continuing to do business in Ireland in a post-Brexit world 

In the fourth episode of our regional podcast series Dan Brookes, Head of International for Yorkshire and the North East hosts Kevin Doyle, International Corporate Tax Partner and Carol Lynch, Customs & Trade Partner from BDO Ireland to discuss changes to regulatory requirements for businesses looking to set up operations in Ireland post-Brexit.

Kevin and Carol talk through some of the key reasons why Ireland is such an attractive location for many UK businesses looking for alternative EU base, practical areas of consideration in relation to supply chain matters as well as a high-level overview of some of the support services BDO Ireland can offer.

Speakers: Dan Brookes, Kevin Doyle and Carol Lynch


Episode 3: What impact have recent events had in UK businesses selling online?

In our third podcast episode we hear from Laura Chivers, Senior Manager in the Corporate Tax team and Claire Harris, Associate Director in the Indirect Taxes team at BDO Leeds as they discuss tax considerations for UK businesses selling online to customers in other countries. This episode outlines the importance of thinking ahead to consider e-commerce tax obligations when selling abroad and outlines how we can support as businesses prepare for the next step in their overseas journey.

Speakers: Laura Chivers and Claire Harris


Episode 2: VAT & Customs Duty follow up 

In our second podcast episode we follow up with regional Tax Partners Dan Brookes and Lyndon Firth to discuss the practicalities of the EU-UK Trade and Cooperation Agreement and the effects this is having on businesses in our region. This episode take a deep dive into the important changes to the rules of origin following the 1 January 2021 and addresses how your business can navigate these recent changes.

Speakers: Dan Brookes and Lyndon Firth.


Episode 1: VAT & Customs Obligations

In this podcast we hear from regional Tax Partners Dan Brookes and Lyndon Firth, talking about tax advisory support and the upcoming changes that will affect international businesses after the end of the Brexit transitional period. Find out what key steps businesses need to take to maintain a business as usual performance level in respect of day-to-day VAT and Customs Duty obligations from the 1 January 2021.

Speakers: Dan Brookes and Lyndon Firth.