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Is selling an investment liable for tax?
on 17/10/2017 23:02, by flydigital

Take this example: I buy an investment for £100 and it rises to £1000. I then sell it as I think the price is going to drop. The price doesn’t drop and continues to climb. So I buy back in and now one the shares again more or less. At one point I was £900 ... Continue Reading

Evidence of the payment of a PET
on 17/10/2017 22:33, by sigmund

Perhaps someone could kindly enlighten me as I find the following extremely puzzling. It would appear that, if one makes a PET, no form exists to register it with HMRC, and there is no procedure for notifying HMRC of the details when one is made. How, therefore, ... Continue Reading

Property 'swaps' after splitting up
on 17/10/2017 21:27, by sjmanchester

My long term partner and I recently split up. We were never married. We are both 70. We own two assets together - the house I live in (and she used to live in) as joint tenants - plus another flat that we would rent out for income (as tenants in common with equal ... Continue Reading

A Band and Theatre Ticket VAT
on 17/10/2017 19:59, by KevJager

We are a band that are contracted to play a number of theaters in Scotland in 2018. The issue we have is the agreed split on gross ticket sales is 50/50, we have just been informed that, (although not mentioned in the original contract wording) we are expected ... Continue Reading

Possibly a totally inaccurate business valuation for IHT
on 17/10/2017 19:43, by Just_Me

Hi .. hope this is the right forum. My mothers brother passed away earlier this year and we have a very short while before the IHT forms need to be completed and submitted. The residential property has been valued and there were not many valuable personal belongings. ... Continue Reading

Theatre Group - Register with HMRC?
on 17/10/2017 14:50, by BGSOS

Hi all, Apologies if this has been raised before, but I've not found anything on the search options relating to my query. I've recently taken over as the treasurer for an amateur theatre group who have been going for c. 50 years, and have never registered with ... Continue Reading

Confusing property arrangement for my in-laws
on 17/10/2017 14:48, by Alex22

Hi, Trying to help my parents in law sort out their assets and actually write some wills, and they've ended up in a slightly confusing situation that I can't work out what/if there are any IHT, CG, SDLT possibly due. First some background: [list:3px86qwi] [*:3px86qwi]Parents ... Continue Reading

Advice about pension and IHT
on 17/10/2017 12:50, by JOHNRE

Good afternoon I have a Sipp with Hargreaves Lansdown that is worth approx £20000. Is there anything you feel I should be doing/considering doing to ensure that, on my death, my wife can inherit this "pot" of money without any IHT implications? Many ... Continue Reading


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