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Buying a business: Shares or assets?
  • RadcliffesLeBrasseur
  • United Kingdom
  • August 1 2017

Assuming the target business is operated through a company, there are two ways for you to acquire it: by buying the shares in the company from its

Farming partnerships - simple steps to maximise inheritance tax reliefs and succession planning
  • Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 20 2017

Whether you operate as a sole trader, in partnership or through a limited company, how capital assets are deployed can have major implications for

The law on Hong Kong special stamp duty (SSD) is finally passed - impacts and pitfalls
  • Mayer Brown
  • Hong Kong
  • July 7 2011

According to the Legislative Council Brief for the Bill leading to the Amendment Ordinance prepared by the Transport and Housing Bureau dated 1 December 2010, the objectives of the Amendment Ordinance are to “curb short-term speculative activities by substantially increasing the costs to speculators, reduce the risk of the development of an asset bubble and ensure the healthy and stable operation of the property market”.

Jersey separate and incorporated limited partnerships
  • Bedell Cristin
  • Jersey
  • May 12 2011

It is now possible to establish separate limited partnerships ("SLP") in Jersey.

Family investment companies (“FICs”)
  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 10 2010

FICs offer asset protection; a means to pass on wealth down the generations, an ability to retain control over family investments and tax savings.

Estate planning opportunities for a company director
  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 19 2010

Ownership of a business, particularly where family is involved can result in a host of different issues.

Con-Lib’s forthcoming increase in capital gains tax
  • Wedlake Bell
  • United Kingdom
  • May 19 2010

he coalition government has announced that the Emergency Budget will take place on 22 June 2010.

Conservative-Liberal Democrat coalition: Tax threat? Tax opportunities?
  • BDB Pitmans LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 14 2010

The 'Heads of Agreement' published by the two coalition parties on 11 May may be very brief, but give important pointers that enable advisers, even at this early date, to tease out fuller tax implications - not only potentially adverse tax results, but also planning opportunities.

Budget measures included in the Finance Act 2010
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 29 2010

The Chancellor of the Exchequer handed down his Budget on 24 March 2010 and the Finance Act received Royal Assent on 8 April 2010.

Budget highlights
  • DMH Stallard LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 13 2010

The budget on 24 March 2010 was made with the upcoming election in mind.