The Vocational Training (Public Financial Assistance and Disentitlement to Tax Relief) (Amendment) Regulations 1997

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Published: 1997-03-05

Statutory Instruments
1997 No. 635

INCOME TAX
The Vocational Training (Public Financial Assistance and Disentitlement to Tax Relief) (Amendment) Regulations 1997

Made
5th March 1997

Laid before the House of Commons
6th March 1997

Coming into force
6th April 1997

The Treasury, in exercise of the powers conferred on them by section 32(6) and (7) of the Finance Act 1991(1), hereby make the following Regulations:

1.  These Regulations may be cited as the Vocational Training (Public Financial Assistance and Disentitlement to Tax Relief) (Amendment) Regulations 1997 and shall come into force on 6th April 1997.

2.  In regulation 2 of the Vocational Training (Public Financial Assistance and Disentitlement to Tax Relief) Regulations 1992(2) for the definitions of “training payment” and “training provider” there shall be substituted the following definitions—

““training payment” means a payment made by an individual in respect of a qualifying course of vocational training—

(a)
in respect of an allowable expense to a person who provides training courses which are qualifying courses of vocational training, or

(b)
to a person who—

(i)
receives fees for assessment purposes, or

(ii)
receives fees payable in connection with the making, as a result of having undertaken the course, of any entry in an official register or any award, or

(iii)
receives other fees such as are mentioned in subsection (9) of section 32 in respect of a qualifying course of vocational training provided in the United Kingdom;

“training provider” means a person to whom a training payment is made.”

Gyles Brandreth
Roger Knapman
Two of the Lords Commissioners of Her Majesty’s Treasury
5th March 1997

Explanatory Note

(This note is not part of the Regulations)
These Regulations amend the Vocational Training (Public Financial Assistance and Disentitlement to Tax Relief) Regulations 1992 (S.I. 1992/734) by substituting new definitions of the expressions “training payment” and “training provider” in regulation 2 of those Regulations.


(1)
1991 c. 31.

(2)
S.I. 1992/734, amended by S.I. 1993/1074, 1995/3274 and 1996/3049.
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