09 March 2019
Pension contributions are a tax efficient way to save for retirement. Income tax relief is given at the individual’s marginal tax rate on the gross contributions made, but tax relief may be lost if contributions are not made at the right time.
06 March 2019
The government has issued a consultation paper on their proposals to charge an extra 1 per cent stamp duty land tax (SDLT) for non-resident purchasers of residential property.
19 January 2019
Earlier this year, the Chancellor of the Exchequer wrote to the Office of Tax Simplification and asked it to undertake a review of inheritance tax (IHT), involving advisers and the general public; from its administration through to estate planning and the use of IHT reliefs and allowances.Read more
13 December 2018
RSM’s head of private client Gary Heynes has been named as one of the 2019 eprivateclient 50 Most Influential.
30 November 2018
In recent years, property owners have seen quite a range of new taxes and tax rises, mainly aimed at residential property ownership. These have included stamp duty land tax rises, the introduction of the annual tax on enveloped dwellings (ATED) aimed at residential property held via companies, capital gains tax for non-UK resident owners and inheritance tax charges where property is held via an overseas company. Next year sees the introduction of a swathe of new taxes, and this time it's commercial property that's in the Chancellor's sights.
23 November 2018
Gary Heynes, RSM's head of private client, comments on the first part of the Office of Tax Simplification's review into inheritance tax & welcomes the highlighting of the red tape involved in the administration of the IHT system.
The two largest expenses of a buy to let business are capital expenditure and the interest deduction. At RSM we can advise you on the most tax efficient arrangements to help you finance and structure the purchase of a property and help you evaluate your existing portfolio.