Notice 700/9: Transfer a business as a going concern (5 December 2018)
When and how to account for VAT when you transfer a business as a going concern (TOGC).
This notice explains whether the transfer of a business should be treated as a ‘transfer of a business as a going concern’ (TOGC) for VAT purposes. It also explains the VAT treatment in each circumstance. It will help you ensure that the correct amount of VAT, when chargeable, is properly accounted for and paid.