Jack has spent his career advising independent businesses. Jack lead's RSM's rural group and accounting and business advisory team in the East of England. He specialises in independently owned farming businesses, landed estates and fast growing food and drink businesses.
29 September 2020
Property sales are on the rise, but some sellers may be in for a nasty surprise if they don’t report and pay CGT (capital gains tax) on time. With most taxpayers unaware of the new rules, we ask whether conveyancers are posing the right questions. And could HMRC be doing more to help?
Zoe is a private client tax specialist based in our Swindon office.
15 September 2020
Recent press reports suggest that the Chancellor is considering a significant increase in Capital Gains Tax rates in the Autumn Budget in order to help fill the hole in the Treasury’s finances. If that is the Chancellor’s intention, he could be sorely disappointed by the level of tax receipts such an increase in rates could generate.
Stephanie is an Associate Director and heads up the Southampton Private Client team.
12 August 2020
As more individuals set themselves up to work from home, workers need to be aware of the potential to create a capital gains tax bill for themselves when they sell their home.
21 July 2020
With a growing sense that capital taxes are set for reform, this presents grave concerns for the rural sector which relies on many capital tax reliefs for inter-generational planning. It also comes off the back of changes to subsidy support, trade tariffs and labour restrictions which already pose their own challenges. It is crucial therefore that the Office of Tax Simplification consults with the rural community and that the rural community voices its concerns.
Simon specialises in private client tax, working with HNWIs, entrepreneurs and those with complex tax affairs, with a particular focus on rural and professional services businesses.
14 July 2020
The Chancellor of the Exchequer has asked the Office of Tax Simplification to conduct a far-reaching review of capital gains tax. The regime may be about to lose its attractions as a relatively low-tax environment for the wealthy. We discuss the review and show you how to contribute to it.
Simon is a tax partner in our Nottingham office and Head of Tax for the East Midlands. Simon has over 20 years’ experience dealing with tax compliance and tax planning for businesses and their owners.