News: January 2014

Guest blog: Having property work done – understanding the basics

30 January 2014

Private Wealth law is my specialism but even I have to admit that tax and wills are not the be-all and end-all! We have an enduring love affair with bricks and mortar here in the UK, so for this blog I have invited Gillian Birkby, a partner in our construction practice, to give us some […]

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What a relief!

16 January 2014

The Chancellor’s Autumn Statement last month confirmed that capital gains tax (CGT) is to be extended to UK residential property owned by non-residents. At the time of writing this, we are still waiting for further details in the form of a consultation document. However, I predict that securing CGT Principal Private Residence (PPR) Relief will […]

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