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Time is running out...
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • December 21 2010

Wragge & Co's experts considered the Government's proposals to phase out the statutory default retirement age (DRA) in detail in October 2010 and made a submission in response to the consultation.


Commission right? Read on...
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • June 25 2008

In a further indication that the housing market is becoming increasingly tough, there have been three cases within the last year (the most recent being last month's Foxtons decision) concerning the ability of estate agents to claim and recover commission after introducing purchasers to a property.


Budget 2007: venture capital, VCT and EIS
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • March 22 2007

Companies that make films are currently taxed under a set of rules introduced in last year’s Budget, which treat each film as a separate trade, and then provide additional relief for production companies making British cinema films.


Budget 2007: companies and businesses
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • March 22 2007

For the third year running changes have been made to legislation (these with effect from Budget day) to prevent groups of companies buying and selling companies in order to gain access to their capital losses and gains.


Budget 2007: employers, employees and share schemes
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • March 22 2007

If a car can run on E85 fuel (that is 85 ethanol and 15 gasoline), then a 2 discount for the appropriate percentage rate for company car tax will be available from 6 April 2008.


Budget 2007: VAT and other indirect taxes
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • March 22 2007

The taxable turnover threshold at which a person must register for VAT will increase from £61,000 to £64,000.


Budget 2007: individuals
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • March 22 2007

The headline is of course the reduction in the basic rate of income tax to 20 from 2008-09.


Budget 2007: Property and stamp duty land tax
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • March 22 2007

Many UK residents purchase homes abroad through a UK company incorporated solely for that purpose.


Ian Curry
  • Gowling WLG

Sue Ryan
  • Gowling WLG