OECD’s double standard in the Global Forum on transparency and exchange information - the rating of the United States 23/07/2012
A Trio of Tax Tips and Traps: Farmhouses – Agricultural Property Relief from IHT 16/07/2012
The content of Matthew Hutton’s monthly series of Tips and Traps is generally extracted from his eBook Hutton on Estate Planning 4th Edition as updated (www.hutton-estate-planning.co.uk).
Tax titbits, July 2012 11/07/2012
Each month Francesca Lagerberg, head of tax at Grant Thornton UK, takes a look at the latest tax issues to affect private clients and advisers. This month the spotlight falls on the Budget and the consequences for private clients and their advisers.
Asia presents 'tremendous opportunity' for wealth management industry, law firm advises 11/07/2012
Law firm Baker & McKenzie held a seminar on 9 July 2012 examining the opportunities Asia represents for the private wealth management industry.
Value of digital assets is increasing - but law on inheritance of them in UK on death is unclear 09/07/2012
We are holding increasingly valuable items online, but the law as to how such items pass on our death is far from clear. Digital assets can include software, downloaded content, and even online gaming and gambling accounts. It is important to distinguish between what is an online asset and what is personal data and who can access your online accounts after you die.
‘No man’s land’ economy calls for firms to continue to improve services to clients, says Smith & Williamson’s head of private client tax 04/07/2012
Trio of tax tips and traps 04/07/2012
Business Property Relief from IHT – Deathbed Planning:
Maximising the Availability of Relief
On the acquisition trail: Sanlam Private Wealth pursues 'aggressive' acquisition policy ahead of the RDR 04/07/2012
New Bahamas vehicle simplifies wealth preservation, IPG chief executive tells eprivateclient 27/06/2012
eprivateclient spoke to Andrew Law, chief executive of International Protector Group, about the potential benefits of the new Bahamas Executive Entity (BEE)
The Far Reach of the IRS 27/06/2012