Ensuring financial efficiencies

J Taylor made this Freedom of Information request to Lancashire & South Cumbria NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust,

I am researching the financial efficiency of the NHS. Under the FOI act, please provide all of the information that you are able to supply:

1. Which VAT advisor does the trust use? (E.g. Berthold Bauer, CRS, Liaison, EY, KPMG, etc.)
2. When did the contract start, and when does it end?
3. What % fee or day rate do you pay?
4. How much did you pay for VAT advisory services in 2014/15?
5. Do you use a provider for VAT re-reviews? If so, which one?
6. What % fee or day rate do you pay for a re-review service?
7. How much did you pay for this service in 2014/15?

8. Do you use any external provider to identify payments for duplicated invoices (please state name)?
9. When did the contract start, and when does it end?
What % fee or rates do you pay for the service?
10. How much did they invoice the trust in 2014/15?

11. How much bad debt (UK) was written off in 2014/15?
12. How much overseas debt was written off in 2014/15?
13. Do you use any external provider to assist with debt collection (please state name)?
14. What % fee or rates do you pay for the service?
15. How much did they invoice the trust in 2014/15?

16. Do you use any external provider to ensure invoices correlate to the contract charges i.e. checking volume discounts have been applied (please state name)?
17. What % fee or rates does the trust pay for this service?

Yours faithfully,

J Taylor

Stone Sue (LCFT), Lancashire & South Cumbria NHS Foundation Trust

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Hi

 

As per the terms of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 you will be sent a
response within twenty working days i.e. 19th August 2015.

 

For all future correspondence please quote the reference shown in the
subject line above.

 

Regards

 

Sue Stone

Information Governance Specialist & RA Agent

 

Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust

Phone: 01772 695300

e-mail:  [1][email address]

post address:   Sceptre Point, Sceptre Way, Walton Summit, Bamber Bridge,
Preston PR5 6AW

 

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Dear Stone Sue (LCFT),

I would like to withdraw my FOI request as the information requested is no longer required from this organisation.

Thank you.

Yours sincerely,

J Taylor

Stone Sue (LCFT), Lancashire & South Cumbria NHS Foundation Trust

Hi
Many thanks for letting me know. I will now close this request.

Regards
 
Sue Stone
Information Governance Specialist & RA Agent
 
Lancashire Care NHS Foundation Trust
 Phone: 01772 773799
[mobile number]
e-mail:  [email address]
post address:    Victoria House, Thornton Road, Morecambe, LA4 5QG
                         or Sceptre Point, Sceptre Way, Walton Summit, Bamber Bridge, Preston PR5 6AW

PLEASE NOTE: I am on leave 4th September 2015.

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