Companies and corporation tax

Companies and corporation tax guidance:

Where a company acquires (or otherwise incurs capitalised expenditure upon) an intangible fixed asset that falls within the corporate intangible fixed asset...

Practice Note

This Practice Note is about the rules that can impose a charge to tax on UK persons holding interests in a non-UK resident company if that company disposes of an asset...

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The bank levy is a tax that: • applies in respect of periods of account (defined in the legislation as chargeable periods) ending on or after 1 January 2011, and • is...

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Corporation tax is charged on the profits of an accounting period of a company (and certain other entities) within the charge to UK corporation tax. For further detail on...

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Where a transfer of assets (as opposed to a transfer of shares) results in the transfer of a trade or other qualifying activity, the capital allowances rules for plant...

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Provisions exist to ensure, generally, that assets may not be transferred between connected persons in such a way as to accelerate capital allowances for plant and...

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There are both general and specific anti-avoidance provisions applying to capital allowances for plant and machinery. General provisions exist to ensure assets may not be...

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This Practice Note is about capital allowance-related pre-contract enquiries on a property transfer. It applies to the grant of a new property interest (eg a lease) as...

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This Practice Note sets out how the capital allowances rules interact with the rules relating to: • capital gains tax, including corporation tax on chargeable gains (CGT)...

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Companies that are members of the same capital gains group may transfer assets between themselves free of corporation tax on chargeable gains (CGT), see Practice Note:...

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The capital gains degrouping rules apply where, broadly speaking, a company leaves a group holding an asset that was transferred to it by another member of...

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The capital gains legislation includes specific provisions for persons who are connected with one another. These provisions can be divided into two broad groups: • rules...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. The annual tax on enveloped dwellings (ATED) was introduced in Finance Act 2013 (FA 2013) as part of...

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This Practice Note is about the rules for establishing whether companies are within the same group for the purposes of corporation tax on chargeable...

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FORTHCOMING CHANGE relating to transfers within an EU group: Finance Bill 2019–20 will contain provisions permitting companies to pay tax in instalments in relation to...

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For a taxable capital gain to arise, there has to be a disposal, or a deemed disposal, of an asset. The taxpayer will need to establish when the disposal took place. This...

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