Private Client publications

09 September 2015

The Remittance Basis FAQs

With George Osborne’s announcement in the Summer Budget that perpetual “non-dom” status (and in particular the ability to elect for the remittance basis indefinitely) will end from 6 April 2017 we have received a number of queries about how this will impact on existing offshore income or gains which have not yet been remitted. We have set out the questions and answers to illustrate how we expect the new rules will apply.

16 July 2015

Keep Calm and Carry On?

For non-UK domiciliaries resident in the UK ("non-doms"), the worst - the abolition of non-dom tax status – may seem to have happened.  Non-doms who expected a Conservative victory in the General Election to mean five more years of the same tax treatment have been sadly disillusioned. Waking up on 9 July, the whole non-dom tax system may seem to have changed for ever.

15 July 2015

Family Owned Business newsletter – July 2015

In this edition we look at what a growing economy means for the family business and also summarise some legislative changes currently being implemented that will affect all companies.

01 July 2015

Private Client Briefing - Summer 2015

Welcome to the latest edition of Private Client Briefing. In this issue we look at the key issues for individuals raised in the Conservative party's election campaign now we have a majority Government, Insurance Bonds, right to work checks, the dangers of joint appointments in Lasting Powers of Attorney and death and ISAs.

26 February 2015

Family Owned Business newsletter – February 2015

In this edition we look at strengthening the structure and governance of a family business.

11 February 2015

Private Client Briefing - Spring 2015

Our latest update on the topical issues and legal developments for private clients.