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The 2015 Finance Bill – Capital Gains Tax

11th December 2014

The 2015 Finance Bill – Capital Gains Tax On 10 December 2014 the Government produced the widely anticipated draft legislation that will implement a Capital Gains Tax charge on non-residents selling UK residential property after 6 April 2015. This represents a major change to the taxation of gains realised... read more

Posted in: Capital Gains Tax, News, Tax

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

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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HMRC Enquiry Centres

5th July 2013

HMRC Enquiry Centres If you deal with your own tax matters yourself, you need to be aware of the recent HMRC announcement regarding Enquiry Centre Closures. As part of cost-cutting measures, HMRC are closing 281 Enquiry Centres.  Whilst the intention is to replace these with home visits, a scheme... read more

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