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Jennifer Chambers:"The long awaited Statutory Residence Test is with us at last. As a result of a quirk in the legislative process, the rules are in force from 6 April 2013 (draft legislation was published in Finance Bill 2013) but changes can still be made up until Royal Assent is granted some time in July. Far from a simple day count, the new rules are supplemented by extensive HMRC Guidance. Whether the test is "transparent, objective and simple to use" in accordance with the Government's objective, remains to be seen."
06 Dec 2013
The Autumn StatementThe Chancellor delivered the 2013 Autumn Statement (one of the two yearly statements made by the Treasury to Parliament, and so named despite the fact it is invariably delivered in... read more
05 Dec 2013
Training contract for September 2016We have now opened our application process for a training contract commencing in September 2016.
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28 Nov 2013
Spear's Wealth Wednesday blog - Thinking of retiring abroad? Some pitfalls you should considerNews came out last week that almost half of those approaching retirement in Britain have considered moving abroad when they become pensionable. But what are the legal implications of such... read more
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