23 April 2020
When an individual dies without leaving a valid will, they are said to have died intestate. Discover the ramifications of this.
14 April 2020
Under the laws of England and Wales, broadly speaking we all have the freedom to dispose of our personal assets (including interests in family businesses) as we wish. But that freedom relies on us leaving a valid will that sets out what should happen to our assets when we die.
27 March 2020
With so much uncertainty being caused by the global coronavirus crisis, now may be the time to consider protecting the future growth in your estate from inheritance tax.
The Government has confirmed that it intends to 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.
11 March 2020
In the Chancellors 2020 Budget announcement relatively few changes to personal taxes were made, and those that were target specific individuals and situations.
19 December 2019
Mortality, no one really likes to think about it. Some people’s view is “what do I care? I’ll be long gone”. Others prefer to leave their affairs in as orderly a state as possible. Whichever camp you are in, legal steps need to be taken. Find out what the most tax efficient steps and actions available to you are.
16 December 2019
RSM’s head of private client Gary Heynes has been named as one of the 2020 eprivateclient 50 Most Influential.
14 November 2019
Some individuals of Indian origin may find they can benefit from the 1956 double tax treaty between the UK and India (the Treaty); a treaty which after more than six decades still remains in place.
28 August 2019
HMRC have begun sending letters to owners and occupiers of UK property where the registered owner is a company. The letters to occupiers in particular may cause alarm and confusion with incorrect or misleading information being provided due to a lack of understanding. You will need to act to reassure occupants and avoid unnecessary and expensive HMRC enquiries being raised.