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The first fully devolved Scottish taxes, land and buildings transaction tax and Scottish landfill tax, come into effect on 1 April 2015. This guidance note summarises the current statutory position along with the recommendations of the Smith Commission and the latest draft legislation.
Company: Tolley | Published: 17 March 2015 | Business Area: Enforcement and Regulation
The review is intended to give insights into the current financial landscape, highlighting topical and timely issues that could affect you, your business and your financial arrangements.
Company: UHY Hacker Young Group | Published: 25 February 2015 | Business Area: Capital Gains
Individuals who give at least 10% of their net estates to charity qualify for a reduction in the rate of inheritance tax imposed on their estates. The rate can be reduced from 40% to 36%. Download this article to find out more.
Company: BDO Stoy Hayward | Published: 16 February 2015 | Business Area: Inheritance Tax
With the tax year ending on 5 April, use the remaining few weeks to ensure that your tax position is as ‘sweet’ as possible. This guide provides advice to business owners and private clients on how to maximise tax planning ideas.
Company: Baker Tilly | Published: 16 February 2015 | Business Area: Planning
This Quarterly Tax Digest comprises topical news items and insights relevant to Private Clients. Topics covered: HMRC rental income; IHT - is your AIM correct; minimising losses on failed investments; tax efficient Enterprise Investment Schemes; new reporting requirements for trustees.
Company: Buzzacott | Published: 12 February 2015 | Business Area: Enforcement and Regulation
Download this whitepaper for practical tax tips to guide you through the tax system and help you plan to minimise your liability. Areas covered: running a business; disposals and capital gains tax; tax and your investments; property matters; preserving the inheritance; working for others.
Company: Haines Watts | Published: 06 February 2015 | Business Area: VAT and Sales Tax
The scope of inheritance tax (IHT) is determined by a person’s “domicile”. This article sheds light on the latest developments concerning married couples and civil partners, where one is domiciled within the UK for IHT purposes. Topics covered include exemption limits and transferring funds.
Company: Berg Kaprow Lewis | Published: 08 October 2014 | Business Area: Inheritance Tax
Measures introduced last year limit the deductions which can be made in certain circumstances when calculating the chargeable value of an individual’s estate for inheritance tax (IHT) purposes. This article studies the implications.
Company: Saffery Champness | Published: 14 July 2014 | Business Area: Inheritance Tax
The future is brighter, the economy is picking up, the farming year is well underway, and there are a number of steps that farmers and land owners can take now to put their tax affairs in better order for the future.
Company: Saffery Champness | Published: 12 June 2014 | Business Area: Income Tax
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