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HMRC and the HSBC tax evasion scandal: a loss of prosecutorial nerve?

  • Corker Binning
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 24 2015

The UK tax authorities will be taking a much firmer stand against advisers whose clients evade tax following the HSBC debacle, says Andrew Smith of

Taxing gains on UK residential property: non-resident companies beware!

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 3 2015

The UK Government is going ahead with a major change to its rules for taxing gains on residential property. We examine the impact of the extended

Hidden control

  • Penningtons Manches LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 2 2015

One of the priorities agreed by world leaders at last year's G20 summit was the continuing need to combat tax avoidance at a multi-national level

Taxation of trusts pilot trusts

  • Penningtons Manches LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 2 2015

After three consultations and an announcement on 6 June 2014, the Chancellor has altered the way he will tackle the taxation of pilot trusts. Pilot

UK court rescinds non-contractual voluntary distribution from trust

  • Thorsteinssons LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • January 26 2015

In Kennedy & Ors v. Kennedy & Ors, 2014 EWHC 4129 (Ch), a voluntary distribution (appointment) of shares was mistakenly made from a trust to a

Is the prospect of filing your tax return online more appealing than a family Christmas?

  • Bond Dickinson LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • January 14 2015

Unbelievably some people think so, HMRC statistics show that 1,773 taxpayers filed their Tax Returns online on Christmas Day, which surely goes to

Draft Finance Bill 2015: key implications for U.K.-based alternative asset managers and their funds

  • Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 12 2014

Following not quite so hotly on the heels of the Autumn Statement as some would like, the U.K. government has now published draft legislation for

Do asset protection trusts really protect?

  • Bray & Bray Solicitors
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 10 2014

We are seeing an increase in the number of clients coming to us who have been sold or offered Asset Protection Trusts ("APTs"). APTs are normally

Changes to capital gains tax treatment for purchases of residential property for non UK residents

  • Kingsley Napley
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 4 2014

The government has published a response to its consultation on extending capital gains tax (CGT) to non UK residents on disposals of UK residential

Autumn statement: will non-doms need to change their approach in response?

  • Taylor Wessing
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 4 2014

This was the Chancellor's opening statement yesterday before announcing further in-roads into non-dom status, which reduce the benefits attached to