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Consultation outlines new taxes for residential property developers
Adrian Benosiglio

21 June 2021

Residential property developers have been targeted with a new tax on their profits, aimed at bringing an end to unsafe cladding on residential developments in the wake of the Grenfell Tower disaster. At a time when the Government is aiming to build more homes, will this reduce the number of investors in the sector?

5 issues for US taxpayers to consider when living in the UK
Rajiv Vadgama

28 May 2021

We discuss the top 5 issues US taxpayers should consider when living in the UK.

Capital allowances: Getting to grips with the super-deduction
Rupert Guppy

21 May 2021

Many businesses will have observed with interest the Chancellor of the Exchequer’s Budget announcement of a two year ‘super-deduction’ window for qualifying capital expenditure by companies, along with generous incentives to invest in one of the newly designated freeport areas. So, what are the key features of the super-deduction, and are there any pitfalls to be wary of?

Budget 2021: Real estate and construction
Adrian Benosiglio

03 March 2021

Highlights of key announcements in the Budget for the real estate and construction sector.

Budget 2021: Ambitious investment incentives unveiled to boost covid recovery
Peter Graham

03 March 2021

Budget boost for buildings and investment with enhanced tax savings. Businesses are urged to plan their capital expenditure wisely to maximise the cashflow benefit.

VAT and Stamp Duty Land Tax changes for landlords
Ian Carpenter

30 July 2020

As a result of the coornavirus pandemic, many tenants are suffering a loss of income and want to vary the terms of their lease with their landlord. Read here for details of HMRC’s announced tax changes as a measure to preserve income for landlords.

The new 2 per cent SDLT surcharge for non-residents
Adrian Benosiglio

30 July 2020

With the SDLT surcharge on overseas buyers of UK residential property announced in 2018. Find out why the surcharge was introduced, who it applies to and who it will affect

Off-payroll working – the perspective for individuals
Stuart McKinnon

23 July 2020

The Government believes the legislative changes will impact 170,000 individuals working through their own intermediary, such as a PSC. For these individuals, the deduction of tax and NI at source will have cash flow implications and, therefore, needs to be planned for.

IR35 - The impact to individuals providing services via Personal Service Companies
Stuart McKinnon

23 July 2020

The Government has confirmed that it will reform the off-payroll working rules (commonly known as IR35) from 6 April 2021. This change impacts an estimated 170,000 individuals who supply their services through an intermediary, such as a personal service company (PSC), and who would be deemed employed if engaged directly.

The outcome of the Fifth Money Laundering Directive ('5MLD') and Trust Registration Service ('TRS') consultation
Adrian Benosiglio

20 July 2020

HMRC have published the proposed regulations on Fifth Money Laundering Directive and Trust Registration Service on 15 July 2020. Find out the impact on the real estate sector.