A&A Accounts: the rate payable for perusal of documents
Perusal of all documents is at the rate prescribed at paragraph 1A of Part 2 of Schedule 3 of the Advice and Assistance (Scotland) Regulations 1996.
You should detail the documents perused including:
The nature of the documents.
The number of sheets.
Who the documentation was received from.
Perusing incoming correspondence addressed to you is not chargeable.
You can charge for perusing correspondence addressed to:
Another party in connection with the claim.
However, you cannot make a separate perusal charge for correspondence or documents brought in by the assisted person and discussed during a meeting, since this work is covered by the time charge for the meeting.