Our site uses cookies

I agree Our site saves small pieces of text information, called “cookies” on your device. Find out more in our cookie policy. You can disable the usage of cookies by changing the settings of your browser. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

Could Tax Changes Explain Usain Bolt's First Non-Olympic UK Appearance?

Thanks to current Treasury policy, entering UK pro-sports events could cause top athletes to lose money but this could soon change.

Hydration, shoes, sponsorship, training, diet… tax rules? The last item in that list will not have been weighing heavily on the minds of many runners in the London marathon last weekend.

To read the article in full go to Spear's blog

Related Expertise

Arriving in or leaving the UK Private Wealth

Related in brief posts

UK visa and tax considerations for those looking to move to the UK

When looking to move to the UK, what are the key visa and tax questions that individuals should consider?

Offshore trusts and onwards gifts

The onward gift rules can have the effect of taxing a distribution from an offshore trust to a non-UK resident person who then passes on the distribution to a UK resident person as if the latter has received it directly from the trust.

What's new in the EU: Asset ownership after Brexit.

As the UK settles into its new role as a ‘third country’ in the wake of 31 December 2020, Britons need to explore and understand the new rules relating to their much-loved French gîte, Swiss chalet or Mediterranean yacht.