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12 months in the world of property tax
Adrian Benosiglio

20 March 2017

Since MIPM 2016 the residential investment market has borne the brunt of tax changes, further increasing the cost of investing in UK property.

More changes for real estate

09 March 2017

The Budget has not brought any major surprises to the property sector. Relief from rates for small businesses and pubs as well as the extension of anti-avoidance measures may impact on genuine businesses. Inheritance tax and the restriction of interest and corporate losses to be introduced in April are still a concern for the sector

Penalty alert for non-residents selling UK homes

21 February 2017

April 2015 saw the introduction of CGT for non-residents owning UK residential property. Not only are non UK residents now liable to UK CGT on the sale of UK residential property, they also have an obligation to file an online return with HMRC within 30 days of the property being sold. Failure to do so can mean penalties rack up on a daily basis.

Year end tax planning (but not the usual stuff)

21 February 2017

With the end of another tax year fast approaching many will be considering whether any action should be taken before 5 April to mitigate their tax liabilities for the year. Whilst we should not forget the usual year end planning points, such as using ISA allowances, the 2016/17 tax year has a number of new complexities that should not be overlooked.

A simpler property tax
Adrian Benosiglio

08 February 2017

Following consultation last year, the government have published revised proposals for taxing unincorporated property businesses on a cash basis.

Have you thought about inheritance tax?
Joan Foster

To help you to maximise the inheritance you leave it’s important to review what inheritance tax (IHT) could be payable, identify any exemptions and reliefs, and – crucially – plan ahead.

Update - inheritance tax on UK residential property

06 January 2017

On 19 August 2016 the government issued a new consultation. On 5 December 2016, its summary of the responses to the consultation was published, alongside the draft Finance Bill 2017, which provides more clarity on certain aspects of the proposals.

Residential property and IHT
Adrian Benosiglio

Non Doms and offshore trusts will become subject to IHT on enveloped structures from 6 April 2017 and urgent action is needed to reduce their exposure. With only five months to go, formulating and implementing the right solution could be tight.

All change for non-resident landlords

23 November 2016

The government is considering bringing non-resident landlords into the corporation tax regime. This will add a layer of complexity and may increase taxable profits. There are some benefits including a potential lower rate of tax.

IHT on UK residential property

18 October 2016

New proposals will mean more UK property will fall within the UK inheritance tax (IHT) net from 6 April 2017.

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