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.

Transparency enhanced in the UK

In June 2016, in response to the inexorable drive towards global transparency, and following implementation in the UK of the PSC Register and the extension of this initiative to UK trusts and trusts with a UK tax footprint (the Trust Register), the Government announced a proposal to implement a new register of persons with significant control of all overseas companies which hold UK property. 

To read more, please download our briefing:

File Attachment


Transparency enhanced in the UK - 553.8 KB

Related Expertise

Real Estate

Related in depth posts

SDLT Tips and Traps: on navigating the stamp duty minefield

Edward Burton, Olivia Minghella (and Sean Randall of Blick Rothenberg) summarise the key areas of interest and the lesser known rules applying to this complex tax for HNW buyers…

Sarah Conway speaking at FORA webinar

Sarah Conway will be joining the panel next week at FORA's webinar 'The Impact of COVID-19 on UK Real Estate'.

Watch now: MEET | THE | EXPERTS webinar: Will they come back?

Watch again: a chance to catch up with our experts on the future of the UK as a destination for entrepreneurs and families.