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3 December 2018 0 Comments Posted in Opinion, Private Client, Private Wealth

Gifting doesn’t need to be taxing

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Christmas is the time of year that people think about giving to loved ones and charities but the unintended tax and legal consequences can dampen that warm glowing feeling. We look some common issues and pitfalls encountered when making gifts under English law.

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OTS publishes its first report into review of Inheritance Tax

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The Office of Tax Simplification recently published the first part of a long awaited report on its review of the administrative and broader technical aspects of Inheritance Tax.

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5 November 2018 0 Comments Posted in Opinion, Private Wealth

Grow Protect Share: Budget 2018 special

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Last week’s Budget was not exactly ground-breaking for Private Wealth clients and their advisers, although this was no doubt a welcome break, particularly for international clients, following the significant non-dom changes introduced with effect from April 2017 and April 2018.

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1 November 2018 0 Comments Posted in Factsheets, Private Client

What to do when someone dies

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What happens if I die without a Will?

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Introduction to the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)

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Appointing a Deputy

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Enduring & Lasting Powers of Attorney

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Obtaining Probate

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Budget 2018 – 1% SDLT surcharge on residential property for foreign buyers confirmed

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Philip Hammond’s budget speech this week confirmed proposals announced by the Prime Minister last month to introduce an additional stamp duty land tax (SDLT) surcharge on UK residential property bought by foreign buyers.

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24 October 2018 0 Comments Posted in Opinion

Should the inheritance tax nil rate band be increased?

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This is the question that many are asking, particularly in London, as information recently obtained shows estates in London pay more inheritance tax than anywhere else in the UK.

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4 September 2018 0 Comments Posted in Opinion, Private Client, Uncategorized

Have you sorted your offshore tax matters? Act now before it’s too late.

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The deadline of September 30, to resolve any issues with UK tax filings in relation to offshore matters or transfers, is fast approaching. A failure to correct any non-compliance may result in stringent new penalties.

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