18 September 2020
In July, the Chancellor wrote to the Office of Tax Simplification (OTS) asking it to, ‘to undertake a review of capital gains tax (CGT) and aspects of the taxation of chargeable gains in relation to individuals and smaller businesses.’ In response, the OTS has been gathering evidence, asking for detailed comments to be submitted by 12 October 2020.
13 August 2020
As the UK’s estimate for underpaid and evaded tax by wealthy individuals has risen for the second year in a row according to HMRC, we share our views on the total tax gap shortfall.
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.
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
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.
18 July 2020
Preparing a tax return is an unfortunate fact of life that many of us put off for as long as possible. This year, however, filing a self-assessment return early could generate some important cashflow advantages.
14 July 2020
Find out how RSM can help when deciding what elections a fund and a company can enter into and the qualifying conditions that need to be met.
10 July 2020
The Chancellor has announced several measures to kick start the economy as lockdown continues to ease. What do the changes mean, both directly and indirectly, for the real estate sector?
17 June 2020
Has your house purchase stalled because of the coronavirus pandemic? There are two reliefs available to buyers of new homes, which could result in significant savings.