17 September 2019
Last week, the Daily Telegraph reported on a leaked shadow Treasury document which revealed Labour proposals to impose VAT on independent school fees and remove their discounted business rates. So what impact would this have on independent schools and their fee-paying parents?
01 October 2018
Rachel de Souza, tax partner at RSM, comments on the latest pension contribution and tax relief statistics by HMRC.
08 March 2017
The government is concerned that QROPS – non-UK pensions intended to operate similarly to UK pension schemes – are being abused. To counter the abuse, future transfers into a QROPS and from one QROPS to another will be subject to a 25 per cent tax charge unless certain conditions are met. Even where no immediate tax charge arises, actions taken up to five years later could create a liability.