SDLT receipts fall despite higher rates
Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) receipts have fallen by 13.8 percent in Q2 2018, compared with the same period in 2017, ...
RBC Wealth Management outlines trends that will 'define future investment philosophy'
RBC Wealth Management, part of Royal Bank of Canada (RBC), has highlighted nine "megatrends" which the bank believes will define investment ...
HMRC raises record amount through inheritance tax in 2017/18
Inheritance tax figures released by the the UK Government show that the UK's tax agency HMRC reaped in 2017/18 a record ...
July people moves 2018
A run down of the top people moves in the private client sector in July 2018
UHY Hacker Young research shows 29 percent increase in tax collected by HMRC from HNWIs
HMRC collected an extra £1.2 billion of tax through investigations into High Net Worth Individuals (HNWIs), representing a 29 percent increase ...
Property transactions in Central London at their lowest since crash
Average house prices, excluding new builds, in Prime Central London (PCL) have fallen by 8.2 percent in the past year and ...
Land Registration Act reforms could help prevent fraud - the Law Commission
HM Land Registry has had to spend nearly £60 million in indemnity payments due to fraud over the past decade, according ...
Global private wealth tops $200 trillion, offshore assets keep growing
Personal financial wealth grew by 12 percent in 2017 to $201.9 trillion, driven by the bull market environment in all major ...
US tax reform - The implications for HNWIs and families abroad, some unexpected consequences 2
In the second in a series of articles by BDO's London-based private client US tax advisory team, it considers the recent ...
UK seeks to disclose beneficial property owners
Criminals who illegally profit from some of the UK's most exclusive properties through the illegal use of overseas shell companies will ...