News: July 2016

Trusts and the revised 4AMLD

28 July 2016

In my 26 November 2015 blog, I wrote about the impact on trusts of the EU’s first draft of the Fourth Anti-Money Laundering Directive (4AMLD). It seemed that only if the trust generated ‘tax consequences’ would the trustees have to provide details about the trust to a central register, which would not be publicly available. […]

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Brits abroad! Will planning for Brits with foreign assets

14 July 2016

With the summer holiday season upon us, it’s time to dust down those dreams of owning a bolthole in your favourite part of the world, where summer means summer and the sky is always blue. It’s not uncommon for Brits to own assets outside the UK these days and not just the infamous holiday home […]

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