Online Olympics Advice

1st August 2011

Small and medium-sized companies hoping to win Olympics contracts are invited to take advantage of a free HMRC online advice seminar which is available to download by following the link below.

According to the press release HMRC:

‘….it is estimated that the Olympic and Paralympic Games will involve more than 50,000 contracts, worth about £6 billion. The sectors affected range from construction, engineering and manufacturing to creative, merchandising and retail, and contracts will be available at or near the 34 Games venues around the country.’

‘The seminar will cover issues such as talking to a bank about financing, ensuring that the right systems are in place to comply with procurement policies and how firms go about making a bid for an Olympic contract. It will also explain how businesses can get support and guidance on any tax obligations and entitlements.’

Internet link: Press release

Posted – 01/08/2011