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Inheritance Tax

Mazars Tax Facts 2014

Mazars' 20 page guide provides key tax facts and figures at your fingertips for 2014. The guide covers personal and business tax developments relevant to the 2014 budget and outlines the proposed changes from April 2015.

Company: Mazars | Published: 10 April 2014 | Business Area: Income Tax

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Sweeter tax planning ideas: February 2014

To ensure that you optimise your year-end tax position and make use of your reliefs and allowances, Baker Tilly has a range of ‘Sweeter tax planning ideas’.

Company: Baker Tilly | Published: 17 February 2014 | Business Area: Income Tax

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HMRC to require accelerated tax payments from certain taxpayers subject to enquiry

This news piece looks at the recently published HMRC consultation document on accelerating the collection of tax in certain cases where the amount due is disputed and discusses these proposals in detail.

Company: Tolley | Published: 17 February 2014 | Business Area: Enforcement and Regulation

CCH Autumn Statement: 2013 Special Feature

In this Special Feature, CCH's tax writers have investigated, analysed and summarised the main changes introduced by the Chancellor’s recent Autumn Statement. Download their expert commentary for in-depth analysis and insights into the revised 2014/15 rates and allowances published by HMRC.

Company: CCH, A Wolters Kluwer Business | Published: 09 December 2013 | Business Area: Employment Tax

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Private client: November 2013

This issue of Private Client focuses on making appropriate preparations for selling a business in relation to tax relief, how individuals can minimise exposure to inheritance tax, plus new regulations concerning British national with overseas property.

Company: Saffery Champness | Published: 22 November 2013 | Business Area: Inheritance Tax

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Is the US Congress postponing the tax reform debate?

Although the chairmen of the tax writing committees are committed to enacting comprehensive US tax reform, recent developments suggest the bulk of the reform debate will have to wait until the second session of this Congress in 2014. DLA looks at the issues and assesses the prospects for reform.

Company: DLA Piper | Published: 20 November 2013 | Business Area: Corporation Tax

Modern families - estate planning for same-sex and unmarried couples

Same-sex couples and unmarried heterosexual couples are two types of what can be referred to as 'non-traditional families', presenting interesting challenges for those involved in estate and succession planning. RBC Wealth Management looks at recent developments and key issues for advisers.

Company: RBC Wealth Management | Published: 15 November 2013 | Business Area: Capital Gains

Discounted gift trusts - an effective means of mitigating inheritance tax liability

The number of people in the UK subject to inheritance tax has dramatically increased in recent years, but for those whose estates may be liable to inheritance tax on death, a discounted gift trust may provide an effective means of mitigating their potential liability, as Bond Dickinson explains.

Company: Bond Dickinson | Published: 13 November 2013 | Business Area: Enforcement and Regulation

End of the revenue rule? The challenges to safeguard English-based assets against foreign claims

It is a well-established principle that courts of one country will not enforce the revenue laws of another country. However, a recent Court of Appeal decision shows that companies can no longer rely on 'the revenue rule' to safeguard English-based assets against foreign claims, as Mourant reports.

Company: Mourant Ozannes | Published: 12 November 2013 | Business Area: Corporation Tax

Briefing note: IHT - How to avoid investigation

HMRC has increased its yield from IHT investigations. This note considers how to reduce the prospect of HMRC successfully challenging an IHT return.

Company: Smith and Williamson | Published: 30 October 2013 | Business Area: Inheritance Tax

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