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BritCham Economic Briefing

16th October 2015

The Fry Group Singapore is proud to once again sponsor this year’s British Chamber of Commerce Singapore’s Annual Economic Briefing. The event, which is being held at Eden Hall on 12th November 2015, will include a panel of senior economists who will share an overview of the global and... read more

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The place to be

12th May 2015

The Fry Group Singapore David Pugh, General Manager at The Fry Group’s Singapore office, discusses the company’s growth and strategy in the region, as well as his thoughts on its recent regulatory developments. Please click here for the full International Adviser article. read more

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How much does Transparency mean to you?

Singapore Financial Advice As the regulation of financial services in Singapore and the wider Asia region continue to develop, The Fry Group’s David Pugh takes a look at the perennial issue of transparency. Please click here for the full International Adviser article. read more

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Changes to Intestacy Law

3rd October 2014

Changes to Intestacy Law New legislation came into force on 1st October 2014 concerning how an estate in the UK is handled if someone dies without a will. The new law will mean the entire estate is passed to the spouse or civil partner as long as there are... read more

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Pensions Tax Abolished

1st October 2014

Pensions Tax Abolished The 55 per cent pensions tax charge, levied on pension funds passed on after death is to be abolished, following a statement by George Osborne on 29th September 2014. The change will take effect from the beginning of the new tax year in April 2015. Currently,... read more

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Changes in Taxation for Expat UK Property Owners

9th April 2014

Changes in Taxation for UK Expat Property Owners In his Autumn statement George Osborne announced Government plans to introduce Capital Gains Tax for non-residents selling UK residential property. Their long-awaited consultation document was published Friday 4th April, and we can now comment more precisely on the proposals. For many... read more

Posted in: Property, Tax

New Tax for Foreign Property Owners in UK?

20th November 2013

New Tax for Foreign Property Owners in UK? Taxing high earners, or those who own high value UK property, is a topic which is regularly debated by UK Government. Recent press reports have suggested that the Chancellor may be considering a new tax which will target non UK residents... read more

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HMRC Letters to Non-Doms

9th September 2013

HMRC Letters to Non-Doms HMRC are currently sending letters to taxpayers whose Tax Returns for 2011/12 claimed the remittance basis of taxation. These letters are an ‘educational exercise’ by HMRC and have caused much controversy.  The idea of the letter is to outline that this is a complicated area... read more

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