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CGT on sale of holiday home
on 30/07/2021 13:21, by pandora_boite

I bought a old farmhouse as a holiday home 25 years ago. I spent money on renovating it and on adding an extension, all with the required planning permissions. I am now planning on selling it, but don't know how to calculate capital gains. At the time I did the ... Continue Reading

on 28/07/2021 07:52, by bangkokbanger

hI Im an expat who has lived in Asia for over 20 years and may at some point return to the UK . I own no property in the uk and my family live with me overseas. I have a question about when exactly you become UK tax resident, and when you need to sell your ... Continue Reading

Declaring UK dividends in Canadian personal income tax
on 28/07/2021 01:20, by jck

I am Canadian citizen and I am currently living and working in the UK as a permanent resident. I am working as a contractor outside IR35 so I have salary and dividend income. I have to declare my UK income in Canada. Declaring the salary is straight forward but ... Continue Reading

on 27/07/2021 17:35, by MIC51

In June 2020, after 10 years of keeping it invested, I sold a stock and share investment and it was a policy from Insurer Scottish Widow Limited. I then received a “Chargeable Event Certificate, as required under S552 ICTA1988” and I would like to know if ... Continue Reading

VAT recovery on residential conversions
on 27/07/2021 17:17, by manu2021

A question that has been asked by a client. Pub company that has both Exempt (residential) and VATable supplies (10/90 brewers method) and so therefore a partial exemption (standard) calculation is required. If the business converts it’s non-residential building ... Continue Reading

Charging vat on software sales to Germany
on 26/07/2021 16:31, by Yiannis17

Hi, I have a client, UK based, he is UK vat registered and also vat registered in Ireland for vat Moss. A business customer with a German Vat number, based in Germany, wants to purchase from him. Does the UK client need to charge the Germany company, vat? Thank ... Continue Reading

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