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Stamp Duty Land Tax and Second Homes – The Basics

Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) was brought in to replace the old ‘stamp duty’ and has been complex since its inception.Among the transactions subject to...

Warning for Holders of US Assets

If you hold assets in the USA, you should be aware of an issue that has started to arise in estates in which there are...

Warning for Holders of US Assets

If you hold assets in the USA, you should be aware of an issue that has started to arise in estates in which there are...

How Inheritance Tax Works

Inheritance Tax (IHT) is paid on your estate when you die and also when money is transferred into some trust funds. Some other transfers during...

How Inheritance Tax Works

Inheritance Tax (IHT) is paid on your estate when you die and also when money is transferred into some trust funds. Some other transfers during...

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Minor Drafting Error Corrected – £1 Million SavedJanuary 10, 2018

Under Inheritance Tax (IHT) law, certain types of trust have a ten-yearly charge to IHT on the value of the trust assets. The legislation, which...

Planning to Participate in a Tax Avoidance Scheme? Read This First!December 21, 2017

Anyone tempted to participate in a tax avoidance scheme would be wise to take note of one case in which a businessman complained in vain...

HMRC Fail in IHT Challenge on LiveryDecember 7, 2017

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) have challenged a number of property-based trading businesses, seeking to deprive them of the Inheritance Tax (IHT) and Capital Gains...

HMRC Aren’t Always RightNovember 9, 2017

According to the Government's GOV.UK website, if you are a company director, you have to file a tax return every year. It says that every...

HMRC’s Tough Approach to Penalty Rejected by TribunalAugust 8, 2017

Just how tough HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) can be was illustrated by a recent case in which they imposed a penalty of £1,300 for...

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