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Proposals extending the scope of Disclosure of Tax Avoidance Schemes regime for IHT

14 July 2016

On the 13th July the HMRC consultation on proposals to extend the scope of Disclosure of Tax Avoidance Schemes (DOTAS) closed and we await the Government’s proposed changes. I’m expecting, after reviewing the consultation, that some types of inheritance tax planning will come under attack by HMRC due to the proposals to change the application of the DOTAS regime to inheritance tax.

Tax Changes Result in Record Number of Solvent Liquidations

13 July 2016

By proactively providing tax advice on solvent liquidations for both our own clients and clients of the smaller accounting firms we saved these clients over £1 million in aggregate tax savings .

A boost to probate and estates offering featured in Business Cornwall

A boost to probate and estates offering featured in Insider

IHT: Main residence nil-rate band – Overview

4 July 2016

The main residence nil-rate band represents an additional nil-rate band for an estate that includes an interest in a residential property which was used by the deceased as their residence at some point, and this is left to direct descendants (to include child, step-child, adopted child or foster child).

A boost to probate and estates offering

We are pleased to announce that Robinson Reed Layton has acquired the specialist firm jBwills to boost our Probate and estates offering.

New Tax Partner Featured in Business Cornwall

Steve Maggs features in Insider

Summer 2016 Newsletter

Summer 2016 Newsletter