Stamp and Transfer Duties
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Stamp and Transfer Duties
This paper provides a summary of current tax issues for companies. In this issue: intellectual property office report; register of company beneficial ownership; modernisation of corporate debt rules; exemption from stamp duty for growth markets.
Company: Smith and Williamson | Published: 09 June 2014 | Business Area: Stamp and Transfer Duties
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
Following its proposal to prevent individuals from being able to obtain corresponding adjustments under the UK’s transfer pricing rules, HMRC has now announced that the changes will come into immediate effect, as Macfarlanes reports.
Company: Macfarlanes | Published: 30 October 2013 | Business Area: Corporation Tax
Three recent cases - Pollen Estate, DV3, and Project Blue, have all considered certain aspects of stamp duty land tax (SDLT) legislation. In this briefing, Shoosmiths takes a close look at each case and clearly explains the hazards of avoidance schemes.
Company: Shoosmiths | Published: 17 September 2013 | Business Area: Stamp and Transfer Duties
Special rules apply where an interest in an “expensive dwelling” situated in the UK (which could be freehold or leasehold) is owned by a company, a partnership or LLP with at least one corporate member or a collective investment scheme. This paper provides an overview of the special rules.
Company: Berg Kaprow Lewis | Published: 02 September 2013 | Business Area: Capital Gains
Bond Dickinson's concise timeline provides an overview of the key dates for upcoming legislation on corporation tax in relation to the real estate sector. It also details important dates covering changes to sub sales rules, proposed change to the Finance Act and future corporate tax rate reductions.
Company: Bond Dickinson | Published: 23 August 2013 | Business Area: Corporation Tax
In this briefing, Macfarlanes explores a variety of factors relevant to all business transactions, including tax incentives, jurisdictional provisions and financial markets, and lists 10 advantages of conducting business in the UK.
Company: Macfarlanes | Published: 20 August 2013 | Business Area: Capital Gains
With the stated objective of curbing property speculation and reducing the risk of a property bubble, radical changes to the stamp duty law were announced in November 2010, including the introduction of a special stamp duty levied at up to 15% on residential property transactions.
Company: Baker & McKenzie | Published: 18 July 2011 | Business Area: Stamp and Transfer Duties
HMRC have lost the first ever Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) avoidance case in the First Tier Tribunal (FTT). Nabarro provides the details.
Company: Nabarro | Published: 02 May 2011 | Business Area: Stamp and Transfer Duties
In the new Budget, Chancellor George Osborne has emphasised the Government's ‘growth’ agenda, encouraging investment as a route to a more balanced economy. In this briefing, Wragge & Co highlights the Budget’s impact on the real estate sector.
Company: Wragge & Co | Published: 24 March 2011 | Business Area: Stamp and Transfer Duties
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