Articles 2018-03-25T23:47:02+00:00

HMRC, Bitcoin and other Cryptocurrencies

HMRC's Position on Bitcoin and other Cryptocurrencies Much has happened in the world of cryptocurrency since HMRC published its guidance on Bitcoin in 2014. Since this guidance was published, Bitcoin [...]

23 March 2018|

What is a Capital Reduction Demerger?

Capital reduction demerger: breaking up, no longer so hard to do? We have become familiar with businesses, as they expand, developing corporate structures such as groups, to better manage the [...]

22 March 2018|

What is an Employee Share Scheme?

An employee share scheme is any arrangement enabling employees to acquire shares in the company that employs them. Such an employee share scheme might be used to: Incentivise employees Attract [...]

21 March 2018|

How to Calculate Capital Gains Tax

How to calculate capital gains tax? Capital gains tax is levied on the resulting profit from the disposal of chargeable assets that have appreciated in value. The capital gains tax [...]

18 March 2018|

Non UK resident commercial property investors IHT

Non UK resident commercial property investors IHT General - Non UK resident commercial property investors IHT IHT is tax that is primarily focused on one’s domicile position as opposed to one’s [...]

5 March 2018|

New criminal tax offences

New criminal tax offences Background – new criminal tax offences As tax advisers we find ourselves dipping more and more into criminal law and things don’t seem as though they [...]

21 February 2018|

Non UK resident property investors IHT

Non UK resident property investors IHT General - Non UK resident property investors IHT As one might be aware, IHT is tax that is primarily focused on one’s domicile position rather [...]

19 February 2018|

Non UK property investors 3% SDLT additional rate

Non UK property investors 3% SDLT additional rate Background - Non UK property investors 3% SDLT additional rate As announced at the Autumn Statement 2015, a Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) [...]

19 February 2018|

Expatriate Tax When Moving to the UK

Expatriate tax - what is the tax position when moving to the UK?  For non-UK nationals, relocating to Britain promises the start of many new and exciting experiences, adventures and [...]

18 February 2018|

How to Protect Personal Assets

Reflective of the current fiscal zeitgeist is a shift in focus away from income taxes to wealth taxes - making the question of how to protect personal assets a more [...]

16 February 2018|