CGT and investment clubs20181128040000

CGT and investment clubs

November 28, 2018
Investment clubs are loosely defined as a group of people who get together to buy and sell shares on the stock market with a view to making a profit. ...
When to report and pay Capital Gains Tax20181128040000

When to report and pay Capital Gains Tax

November 28, 2018
The annual Capital Gains Tax (CGT) exemption for individuals is £11,700 for 2018-19. A husband and wife each benefit from a separate exemption. Same-...
Capital Gains Tax uplift on death20181122040000

Capital Gains Tax uplift on death

November 22, 2018
It is important to understand how Capital Gains Tax (CGT) works when someone dies, and more importantly how this affects the computation of gains and ...
Entrepreneurs’ relief changes20181107040000

Entrepreneurs’ relief changes

November 7, 2018
In the Budget, the Chancellor, Philip Hammond announced two changes to the way Entrepreneurs’ Relief (ER) will operate. ER applies to the sale of a ...
Digital Services Tax20181107040000

Digital Services Tax

November 7, 2018
One of the more surprising announcements in the recent Budget was the introduction of a new 2% Digital Services Tax (DST) from April 2020. This tax is...
Autumn Budget 2018 – Private Residence Relief20181031040000

Autumn Budget 2018 – Private Residence Relief

October 31, 2018
As a general rule, there is no Capital Gains Tax (CGT) on a property which has been used wholly as a main family residence. This relief from CGT is co...
Are you eligible for CGT Entrepreneurs’ Relief?20180822040000

Are you eligible for CGT Entrepreneurs’ Relief?

August 22, 2018
Entrepreneurs' relief applies to the sale of a business, shares in a trading company or an individual’s interest in a trading partnership. Where thi...
Selling your UK home if you live abroad20180801040000

Selling your UK home if you live abroad

August 1, 2018
There are special reporting requirements and the possibility of a tax bill when you sell your home in the UK and you live abroad. A Capital Gains Tax ...
Capital Gains Tax: company takeovers20180801040000

Capital Gains Tax: company takeovers

August 1, 2018
When a company takes over another company it may issue its own shares and/or securities in payment or part payment for the shares it’s buying. This ...