Swiss/French tax deal heads to Switzerland's lower house
The Swiss Federal Council has will ask parliament to pass legislation on a new inheritance tax agreement with France.
UK launches consultation designed to ease property conversion for landowners
The UK government has launched a consultation that will make it easier to convert redundant agricultural property into new homes. ...
Beneficiaries and founders of trusts targeted by new Belgian law
The Belgian government has introduced a new reporting obligation in the Belgian personal income tax return.
Normal expenditure out of income exemption: Reduce inheritance tax
Liz Cuthbertson, a private client partner at accountants Mercer & Hole explores way that IHT can be reduced
Woman leaves half a million pounds to the government
A woman has left £520,000 to the Conservative and Liberal Democrat parties after bequeathing the sum to "the party in government ...
The corporate veil post Prest
In one of the most talked about and bitter divorce cases of recent times how did Mrs Prest manage to win ...
New guidance on the periodic IHT charges levied on discounted gift schemes released by HMRC
HMRC has published a brief for the Discounted Gift Schemes: Ten Year Anniversary values for Inheritance Tax and released updated guidance ...
New research shows that Indian wealth market is set to treble by 2017-18
The total net worth of wealth Indians is to increase by 4.5 from Rs 86 trillion in 2012-13 to reach Ra ...
Time running out to tell HMRC of any profit on second homes
People who have sold properties which are not their main homes, and have not told HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) about ...
Judge tells couple to end 'financial suicide' in divorce
A High Court judge told a divorcing couple they were committing "financial suicide" after running up legal bills of more than ...