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In Brief

The IHT regime can be simplified – here’s how

A convoluted and outdated set of rules governing inheritance tax should be simplified, for the sake of fairness.

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The quest for the grail

The rules on settlor interested trusts can cause serious difficulties for tax practitioners across various taxes. Senior Associate Jennifer Emms warns that quirks in the rules can result in some unexpected problems.

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Offshore offence: HMRC’s tax evasion hunt has begun

HNWs need to be on top of their tax or face the Revenue's 'death ray'.

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Why the Home Office is complicating investor visas

With the UKBA's requirement for a Tolstoyesque dossier of details on visa applicants, one may be able to sympathise with Roman Abramovich's immigration troubles.

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In Depth

Transparency enhanced in the UK

UK Government takes further steps to improve transparency with a new register of persons with significant control of companies which hold UK property.

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Status of EU citizens in the UK: What you need to know

On 8 December, the UK Government and the EU reached a preliminary agreement on EU citizens’ rights, including those currently in the UK, largely reflecting the position published by the Government last month. To read more, please download our briefing.

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Key Points For Families and Property Investors

Budget 2017 – Key points for families and property investors

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Tax reform for non-UK domiciliaries

Claire Weeks and Arabella Murphy have published an article in Tax Journal explaining the reforms to the taxation of non UK domiciliaries.

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