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Company dividends
on 05/12/2019 13:43, by Mak21

Hello. I am from Greece and i want to form a uk limtied company. Someone told me that if i want to take dividends so i can get paid from my company i must come to Uk and get in surance number and told me that it is hard to get if you do not work there and stuff ... Continue Reading

Main Residence Abroad
on 05/12/2019 12:15, by caffe

IHT query. Man remarries after wife passes away , had 2 properties one in UK & one in Spain (both jointly owned with previous wife). He sells UK home and moves into and resides into the property of his wife but has no financial ties to this property beyond ... Continue Reading

Remittances and declaration in ones tax return
on 05/12/2019 09:42, by Yiannis17

Morning For someone who arrived here last year from Europe and so is recently UK resident, he has brought money over after his arrival to support his living, how are the remittances declared on his self assessment tax return? Thank you Continue Reading

rent-free home / iht?
on 03/12/2019 09:08, by bsmith

The deceased shared her home (owing 95%) with a friend. The property was inherited by her daughter, presumably to save IHT. The daughter, who lives abroad, will now allow the friend (elderly but in good health) to live in the property rent-free for life. What ... Continue Reading

Please help! Tax on With Profits Fund??
on 02/12/2019 18:58, by JenB3102

Hi there, really hoping you can help as I'm starting to panic a bit. I'm sole deputy and executor for my elderly dad's estate (he's 89). He's in care now and I'm trying my best to make sense of things as I need to report back to the court of protection and do my ... Continue Reading

SDLT on Shared Ownership
on 02/12/2019 16:59, by Richard.S

Hi all, I currently own a 2 bed Shared Ownership (SO) house, and am undecided on whether to staircase to 100% or sell and buy elsewhere. I’m trying to work out if we stayed put would we benefit from the SDLT relief? I read that in 2018 the SDLT rules on SO ... Continue Reading

Gift of a house.
on 02/12/2019 12:04, by devjim

At present I rent a small house and recently a friend has died and left me her semi detached house in her will, will I have any capital gains tax to pay. I intend to live in the house and it is worth approx £250k Thanks Continue Reading

Is CGT Indexation Allowance Fully Dead?
on 01/12/2019 18:45, by erictheone

Hi folks. I'm struggling to find out if the Capital Gains Tax Indexation Allowance is dead for for shares disposals by a private individual in this current tax year? I'm just sold at 396p some shares which I bought in 1994 at 68p, so is ALL the gain since 1994 ... Continue Reading

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