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South west property tax taskforce launched

HM Revenue and Customs' HMRC has announced that a new taskforce has been launched in South Wales and the south west of England to tackle tax evasion and fraud on property taxes.
10 September 2014

Liechtenstein Disclosure Facility

HM Revenue and Customs' HMRC has announced changes to the terms of the Liechtenstein Disclosure Facility (LDF).
09 September 2014

Tackling offshore tax evasion

HMRC's latest consultation paper sets out the details of a tough new, strict liability, criminal offence of failing to declare taxable offshore income.
02 September 2014

Chancellor’s plans to make UK the 'FinTech capital of the world'

Earlier this month, at the launch of the new UK FinTech trade body ‘Innovate Finance’, Chancellor George Osborne announced his plans to make the UK “the FinTech capital of the world”.
19 August 2014

The case of BPP University College – Applying Mitchell in the Tax Tribunal

Failure to comply with directions in the Fist-tier Tribunal can be grounds for the award of a barring order against further proceedings. 
23 July 2014

Capital Gains Tax: Principal Private Residence Relief

The “final period exemption” for Principal Private Residence Relief (PPR) has been reduced from 5 April 2014 from 36 months to 18 months.
11 July 2014

Taxation of trusts: HMRC consults for a third time

On 6 June 2014 HMRC published its third consultation document over attempts to simplify IHT charges on trusts.
11 July 2014

The Spread of ATED: Property Taxes Extended

We examine the Chancellor's plans to extend his tax raid on property owners over the next two years, which bring more modest tax payers within his sights.
02 July 2014

Averil Finn - A fatal change of control for EIS purposes

Both Income Tax relief and Capital Gains Tax exemptions are available to EIS schemes. However, these tax reliefs can be unintentionally forfeited when two EIS companies are merged.
22 May 2014


Proposed extension of capital gains tax regime to non-resident individuals

In March 2014, the government issued a consultation setting out how it intends to implement an extension of capital gains tax (CGT) to gains made by non-residents disposing of UK residential property.
09 May 2014


Paintings, Pearls and Port: Considerations for trustees when holding valuable chattels

There have been increases in trust funds comprised of physical assets rather than stocks, shares, bonds and money. Reports say holdings of collectibles have also outperformed equities and commodities.
07 April 2014


Its a FATCA world...

The Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act encourages information reporting on accounts and investments held by US citizens outside the US and will have wide implications for taxpayers around the world.
07 April 2014
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