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FREE DOWNLOAD - Offshore Companies: 15 Ways To Reduce TaxesFREE DOWNLOAD - Offshore Companies: 15 Ways To Reduce Taxes
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There are a number of complex anti avoidance rules that can apply where offshore, non-resident companies are used for UK tax planning. In this Gold and Practitioner Zone book we look at 15 of the ma . . . keep reading

FREE DOWNLOAD -  Tax Planning For Entrepreneurs Relief 2014/2015FREE DOWNLOAD - Tax Planning For Entrepreneurs Relief 2014/2015
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There are a number of hoops to jump through in order to claim Entrepreneurs relief and reduce your rate of CGT to 10%. In particular you need to ensure that the assets sold are "qualifying assets . . . keep reading

FREE DOWNLOAD -  Inheritance Tax Planning Handbook 2014/2015: Strategies & Tactics To Save Inheritance TaxFREE DOWNLOAD - Inheritance Tax Planning Handbook 2014/2015: Strategies & Tactics To Save Inheritance Tax
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Inheritance tax is a particularly nasty tax as it's a tax on your capital that you've accumulated from your after tax earnings. In this book we look at some of the top ways you can legally reduce your . . . keep reading

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Trusts offer a highly attractive way to pass wealth onto other family members in a tax efficient manner. In this book we look at when and how both UK and offshore trusts can be used to reduce UK inco . . . keep reading

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FREE DOWNLOAD - CGT Planning For UK Property: 2015 & BeyondFREE DOWNLOAD - CGT Planning For UK Property: 2015 & Beyond
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Over recent years there have been changes to the capital gains tax (CGT) treatment of UK residential property held by companies. Further changes are to be made from 2015 and 2016 which will have a mas . . . keep reading

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20/08/2014
New provisions for profit transfers between companies In this Practitioner Zone article we look at the new anti avoidance rules that apply to "profit transfers" between group companies as well as the updated HMRC guidance. These provisions have retrospective effect in respect of payments made on or after 19 March 2014. . . . keep reading
Tax relief for ATED charge?
20/08/2014
Tax relief for ATED charge? HMRC considers that the ATED charge is not tax deductible for a company. However, there are good reasons why it may be tax deductible in suitable circumstances. In this article we look at the arguments for it being tax deductible . . . keep reading
HMRC state new non-resident CGT charge won't apply to certain companies
18/08/2014
HMRC state new non-resident CGT charge won't apply to certain companies HMRC have announced that the new non-resident CGT charge that will apply from April 2015 won't apply to certain companies. In this Gold Members article we look at when the non-resident CGT charge won't apply . . . keep reading
How to set arms length rates for recharges between UK and offshore companies
15/08/2014
How to set arms length rates for recharges between UK and offshore companies In this Practitioner Zone report we look at how to set the level of charges between UK and offshore companies. We look at three key areas that are commonly recharged: management services, interest and transfers of IP or other products. We look each area and examine how to determine an arms length rate . . . keep reading
How should you own your property to reduce tax and protect your assets?
12/08/2014
How should you own your property to reduce tax and protect your assets? How you own your home can be very important. As most couples will buy a house between them it's useful to understand the different options available and the impact this will have in terms of the tax position on any disposal as well as the rights of any future creditors. In this Gold members article we look at the tax implications of joint tenancy vs tenants in common . . . keep reading
CGT or income tax treatment if you're dealing in options and futures
11/08/2014
CGT or income tax treatment if you're dealing in options and futures If you're dealing in Options or Futures you could either be subject to income tax on profits or capital gains tax on any capital gains. The treatment may differ depending on whether you trade/invest in your own name or via a corporate entity. In this article we look at the key issues. . . . keep reading
UK tax and Offshore Hybrid Companies
08/08/2014
UK tax and Offshore Hybrid Companies Offshore hybrid companies are often quoted as though they're an easy way to structure your assets and minimise taxes, and are often quoted as an alternative to using a trust. As always though if it seems too good to be true it usually is! There's no doubt that a hybrid company can be advantageous but there are a tremendous number of ways that it can be used and each method will impact on its liability to UK taxes. We'll look below at what a hybrid company is before looking at the UK tax treatment. . . . keep reading
FATCA and the Cayman islands
06/08/2014
FATCA and the Cayman islands In this Practitioner Zone report we take a detailed look at how the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA) and the UK FATCA (the UK-Cayman Inter government agreement) apply to UK/US residents holding accounts in the Cayman Islands . . . keep reading
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04/08/2014
FREE DOWNLOAD - Offshore Companies: 15 Ways To Reduce Taxes There are a number of complex anti avoidance rules that can apply where offshore, non-resident companies are used for UK tax planning. In this Gold and Practitioner Zone book we look at 15 of the main ways that offshore companies can still be used for UK tax planning purposes. We look at how the anti avoidance rules apply in various scenarios and assess how these will impact on the UK tax treatment. . . . keep reading
Should you still use a BVI company to hold UK property?
01/08/2014
Should you still use a BVI company to hold UK property? In this article we look at what benefits you can obtain from using a BVI company to hold UK property given the various changes announced in the 2014 Budget. . . . keep reading
Transferring property assets out of a company tax efficiently
30/07/2014
Transferring property assets out of a company tax efficiently A common scenario is for a company to hold both trading and investment assets. This could be because the shareholders have decided to use retained cash in the company to purchase investment properties or other investment assets (in the belief that this saves on the tax charge on extracting funds from the company). This is usually fine until you start to think about the future disposal of either the property or the trade. . . . keep reading
Maximising tax relief for property business losses
28/07/2014
Maximising tax relief for property business losses Many investors are sitting on (or will be sitting on) significant property losses. In this article we look at the varied tax treatment of income and capital gain losses on property. . . . keep reading
Worldwide Capital Gains Tax Calculator 2014
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Worldwide Capital Gains Tax Calculator 2014 With this tax calculator (available exclusively for our Practitioner members) you can assess the capital gains tax regime/rates in over 150 countries. Simply select your country from a drop down list and view the latest 2014 information on capital gains tax. This calculator can be used in conjunction with our residence and income tax calculator . . . keep reading
Allocating proceeds to reduce tax on a business disposal
23/07/2014
Allocating proceeds to reduce tax on a business disposal This is one of the key issues relating to the disposal of a sole trader business.The proceeds allocated to the various assets will have tax implications for the seller as well as the purchaser. In this article we look at the key CGT and capital allowance implications . . . keep reading
Tax treatment of offshore income gains for non doms
21/07/2014
Tax treatment of offshore income gains for non doms Following a post from one of our members, in this article we've looked in detail at the tax implications of non doms investing in offshore funds, and the tax treatment of offshore income gains. . . . keep reading
CGT relief on transferring a property business to a company
18/07/2014
CGT relief on transferring a property business to a company Where you're transferring any business to a company, deferring the CGT charge is generally a good idea. There's always been a doubt over whether transferring a property letting business to a company would qualify for relief. In this article we look at the legislation and a recent case . . . keep reading
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FREE DOWNLOAD -  Tax Planning For Entrepreneurs Relief 2014/2015 There are a number of hoops to jump through in order to claim Entrepreneurs relief and reduce your rate of CGT to 10%. In particular you need to ensure that the assets sold are "qualifying assets". You also need to ensure you have owned them for the requisite period of time and that none of restrictions or anti avoidance rules apply. We look at all of this (and more) in this book. . . . keep reading
2014 Worldwide Corporation Tax Rate Calculator
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2014 Worldwide Corporation Tax Rate Calculator Our latest tax calculator allows you to compare and contrast the corporation tax rates for over 150 different jurisdictions. It also includes detailed notes on the corporation tax regime for each jurisdiction. This tax calculator is for Practitioner members . . . keep reading
2014 Update: UK, US and EU Automatic exchange of information
11/07/2014
2014 Update: UK, US and EU Automatic exchange of information In this Practitioner Zone article we look at the different treaties, agreements and procedures that provide for international exchange of information for tax purposes between the UK, US and EU countries as well as the latest 2014 changes . . . keep reading
5 ways to reduce capital gains tax on a second property abroad
09/07/2014
5 ways to reduce capital gains tax on a second property abroad Anyone that owns a second property abroad may be looking at ways to reduce the UK capital gains tax ('CGT') charge when they eventually sell it. Here's our top 5 ways to reduce CGT on a second property abroad . . . keep reading
2014 Worldwide Residence & Personal Tax Planning Calculator
07/07/2014
2014 Worldwide Residence & Personal Tax Planning Calculator This is a very useful tax calculator. It allows you to select from over 150 countries and view information on the tax residency requirements, how income tax applies and the income tax rates. This is only available to Practitioner members . . . keep reading
Trusts in corporate transactions
04/07/2014
Trusts in corporate transactions It's well known that trusts can be very attractive in a family scenario. They are a highly flexible structure and allow assets to be transferred whilst still retaining some say as to how the assets are used. They are also useful for tax planning. In this article we look at how trusts can be useful in a corporate context . . . keep reading
FREE DOWNLOAD - Inheritance Tax Planning Handbook 2014/2015: Strategies & Tactics To Save Inheritance Tax
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FREE DOWNLOAD -  Inheritance Tax Planning Handbook 2014/2015: Strategies & Tactics To Save Inheritance Tax Inheritance tax is a particularly nasty tax as it's a tax on your capital that you've accumulated from your after tax earnings. In this book we look at some of the top ways you can legally reduce your inheritance tax liability. . . . keep reading
Tax Report: How to maximise tax relief for interest and borrowing costs
01/07/2014
Tax Report: How to maximise tax relief for interest and borrowing costs In this Practitioner Zone/UKTaxClub report we look at how to maximise tax relief for interest and borrowing costs given the numerous changes from 6 April 2013 and 2014. . . . keep reading
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2014 Withholding Tax Calculator Our latest tool in the Practitioner Zone is this Withholding Tax Calculator. It allows you to search and identify worldwide rates of withholding tax for interest, dividends and royalties. You can use the tool to identify rates for a specific country or alternatively search which countries apply any given rate of withholding tax . . . keep reading
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