Public Sector Financial Efficiency

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Dear Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust,

I am researching the financial efficiency of the public sector. Please provide the following information under the FOI act.
1) Does the organisation use an external provider for VAT advisory services? If so please state the name of the organisation used? (E.g. Ernst Young, Berthold Bauer, Liaison, CRS, KPMG etc.)?
2) Please state the contract start and end date.
3) Please confirm the total amount of VAT recovered by the provider in 2015/16
4) Please state the total amount paid for these services in 2015/16
5) Did the organisation use an external provider to re-review VAT recovered in the last financial year (15/16)? If so please state the name of the company used.
6) Please state the total amount of additional VAT recovered by the provider in 2015/16
7) Please state the total amount paid to the VAT advisor in 2015/16

Thank you for your time.

Yours faithfully,

Mr J Taylor

FOIA (RTH) OUH,

Dear Sir/Madam
 
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Valerie Gray

Freedom of Information Officer
Planning & Information
Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
The John Radcliffe Hospital
Headley Way | Headington | Oxford | OX3 9DU

Tel: 01865 572470
Email: [email address]

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FOIA (RTH) OUH,

Dear Sir/Madam,

 

I am writing to respond to your request sent on the 27^th June 2016. OUHFT
can confirm that it holds the data that you requested in relation to
financial efficiency.

 

1)       Does the organisation use an external provider for VAT advisory
services? If so please state the name of the organisation used? (E.g.
Ernst Young, Berthold Bauer, Liaison, CRS, KPMG etc.)? KPMG

2)       Please state the contract start and end date. November 2015 – 2
years with option to extend I year

3)       Please confirm the total amount of VAT recovered by the provider
in 2015/16 - £519,822

4)       Please state the total amount paid for these services in 2015/16
- £19,489

5)       Did the organisation use an external provider to re-review VAT
recovered in the last financial year (15/16)? If so please state the name
of the company used. No

6)       Please state the total amount of additional VAT recovered by the
provider in 2015/16

7)       Please state the total amount paid to the VAT advisor in 2015/16

 

Please note that on 1 November 2011 the Oxford Radcliffe Hospitals NHS
Trust (ORH) merged with the Nuffield Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Trust (NOC)
to form the Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust (OUH). Our response
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Hospitals Trust has released to you all of the information that it holds
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Yours sincerely,

 

 

Valerie Gray

 

Freedom of Information Officer

Planning & Information

Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

The John Radcliffe Hospital

Headley Way | Headington | Oxford | OX3 9DU

 

Tel: 01865 272470

Email: [2][email address]

 

Recipients should be aware that all emails received or sent by this Trust
are subject to the Freedom of Information Act 2000 and therefore
information within them may be disclosed to a third party. Please note
that under our obligations to the Data Protection Act 1998, we will not
disclose any personal information without your consent.

 

 

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