News results for Tax

5 July 2021

How UK Tax Authorities Treat Cryptoassets

The author of this article takes a brief look at the ways the UK tax agency will treat movements in...

11 June 2021

Preview - "Inequality Emergency" Webinar

Inequality - and other types of inequality - remain hot political issues, given a further edge by...

8 June 2021

G7 Countries Ink Minimum Corporate Tax Pact

The question remains as to what extent any such multilateral deal on tax rates can be agreed when...

26 April 2021

US Capital Gains Tax Rumours Put Investors On Edge

The wealth management sector is waking up to the reality that in a matter of days, if not weeks,...

26 February 2021

Paying For The Pandemic: What UK Wealth Managers Might Expect

The UK government sets out its tax and spending agenda on 3 March. In these extraordinary times, it...

8 January 2021

America's Political Landscape Goes Blue: Wealth Managers React

Wealth managers, economists and fund managers talk about the implications of the Georgia election...

10 December 2020

UK Think Tank's Wealth Tax Plan Draws Frowns, Some Applause

The UK Treasury has spent £280 billion ($374.8 billion) this year fighting the pandemic, raising...

17 November 2020

Capital Gains Tax Could Change: Time To Act

There is no certainty that recent proposals to increase CGT and expand its scope will be...

13 November 2020

Wealth Industry Hammers UK Capital Gains Tax Proposals

Proposals to change the UK's capital gains tax system will, private client advisors and academics...

12 November 2020

Advisors Frown On Proposed UK Capital Gains Tax Changes

Proposals to "simplify" the CGT regime in the UK are giving some private client advisors heartburn...

Comment & Analysis results for Tax

25 June 2021

Do The Super-Rich Really Only Pay A 3.4 Per Cent Tax Rate?

The group called ProPublica recently claimed that data on America's 25 richest people showed that...

24 June 2021

Scientist's Tax Offset Delivers Cultural, Family Value

Sometimes objects and their owners have earned a special place in our history and national life....

15 June 2021

Why Entrepreneurs Contemplate Leaving Germany - Commentary

Germany holds national elections in September, and opinion polls point towards the ascent of...

27 May 2021

A Global Minimum Corporate Tax Rate - Smart Policy Or "Tax Cartel"?

Setting a global minimum corporate tax rate among major industrialised nations has the certain...

4 May 2020

Super-Rich Increasingly Under Attack Amid Coronavirus Crisis

What should ultra-high net worth individuals think and how should they act if coronavirus-driven...

25 February 2019

China's New Tax Regime - What Clients, Advisors Must Know

At the start of this year China introduced new controls affecting private individuals, such as...

20 December 2018

EDITORIAL COMMENT: Let's Have Consistency In How HNW Individuals Are Treated

The UK government reportedly favours high-earners and persons from certain countries under a new...

12 December 2018

A Right Royal Headache: Taxing Americans Abroad

When even a member of the British monarchy comes under the net of the US tax authority it reminds...

21 August 2018

Financial Affairs No Longer Side-Issue For Soccer Stars

This publication interviewed a senior wealth planning consultant at Lombard International about...

3 August 2018

How To Have Your Avocado And Eat It (With The Help Of Mum And Dad)

Two figures at law firm Thomson, Snell and Passmore have written an article discussing the tax...