20 October 2017
Higher tax charges on distributions from solvent liquidation where company’s activities are continued by shareholders.
19 September 2017
Economic and political uncertainty, calls for higher personal tax rates… the list of reasons for wealthy individuals to consider leaving the UK seems to get ever longer.
03 June 2017
It was inevitable, following the announcement of the 8 June general election, that not all provisions included in the 2017 Finance Bill would be made law before parliament was dissolved. Will the proposed non-dom changes be reintroduced?
13 May 2017
When investing in collective investments or funds, the tax you pay can vary substantially depending on the choices you make. We can’t tell you which funds to pick to make your fortune, but we can answer some common questions about how they work.
08 March 2017
The government is concerned that QROPS – non-UK pensions intended to operate similarly to UK pension schemes – are being abused. To counter the abuse, future transfers into a QROPS and from one QROPS to another will be subject to a 25 per cent tax charge unless certain conditions are met. Even where no immediate tax charge arises, actions taken up to five years later could create a liability.
18 January 2017
Owning UK residential property via an offshore company used to be heaven. Have new tax charges turned it into hell?
23 November 2016
The taxation of overseas pensions received by UK residents, and payments after leaving the UK, will be overhauled. In both cases, it looks like bad news.
Andrew Robins is a partner in RSM’s London private client tax team, advising on all areas of UK personal taxation.