29 June 2016
There is rarely a time when individuals are not faced with some uncertainty, and the outcome of the referendum is no different. The only certainty is that there are bound to be some winners and some losers as a new tax regime evolves outside of EU oversight.
16 June 2016
Helping children to get on the property ladder may seem straightforward, but the tax and legal implications need careful thought if unexpected tax problems are to be avoided.
20 May 2016
A further consultation on restricting interest and finance costs for UK corporation tax purposes was released on 12 May 2016. The document contains 92 pages. As the property sector is generally highly geared, the proposals will impact on this sector more than others.
17 May 2016
A report by Rightmove this week has revealed the impact on first-time buyers of the rush by landlords to purchase buy-to-let properties ahead of the introduction of the new stamp duty surcharge. But with further tax changes for landlords on the way, the market could be bumpy for some time.
04 May 2016
As has been well reported, the Centre for Economics and Business Research suggests that the 'bank of mum and dad' will account for around £5bn of lending to children buying property, making them a top ten lender.
15 April 2016
Investors in commercial property will benefit from the reduction by 8 per cent in the rates of capital gains tax.
31 March 2016
Following the publication of Finance Bill 2016, we consider its impact and other key measures affecting the real estate sector.
23 March 2016
Landlords and second home owners have faced a tough time recently following tax changes announced in both the Summer Budget 2015 and Budget 2016. So where are we know?
17 March 2016
It came as quite a surprise that the chancellor chose to reduce rather than increase CGT, but if you strip out the exemptions to these lower rates, the ‘giveaway’ is not quite as generous as it first seems.
16 March 2016
Commenting on the changes introduced in the Budget, Gary Heynes, RSM’s Head of Private Client, said ‘The Chancellor promised that this would be Budget for savers and investors, and he certainly stuck to his guns.