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The regime for property authorised investment funds (PAIFs, or as HMRC use in regulations and their published guidance, Property AIFs)) was introduced...
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Produced in partnership with Martin Shah of Simmons & Simmons LLP based on material originally written by Charles Goddard of Rosetta Tax LLP 12th Jan
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Overdrafts, term loans and revolving credit facilitiesThree common types of loan facility are:•overdrafts•term loans, and•revolving credit facilities...
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9th Nov
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A damages or compensation payment may attract VAT. This depends on exactly what the payment is for. If it is purely compensatory, it will be outside...
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9th Nov
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Where a dispute is brought to an end by a payment of damages or compensation, whether under a court order or an out-of-court settlement agreement:•the...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note explains:•what a determination in respect of direct tax (ie a direct tax determination) is•when HMRC might issue a direct tax...
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Produced in partnership with Philip Rutherford 12th Jan
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This Practice Note is about the meaning of a scheme of reconstruction for tax purposes.Tax neutrality is maintained where a company (company A) enters...
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9th Nov
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): HMRC has stated in its International Manual that if a financial institution cannot meet the FATCA reporting deadline of 31 May...
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Produced in partnership with Ali Kazimi and Chris Orchard of Hansuke Consulting Limited 12th Jan
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The reasons why a company might carry out a demerger, and the different ways in which a demerger may be structured, are described in Practice Notes:...
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Produced in partnership with Zoe Feller of Bird & Bird 12th Jan
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It is market practice for a tax covenant, also known as a tax deed, to form part of the transaction documents in respect of a sale of all the shares...
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9th Nov
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Brexit: As of exit day (31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has...
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Produced in partnership with Martin Shah and Gary Barnett of Simmons & Simmons LLP 12th Jan
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Unilateral relief, like double tax relief, aims to relieve double taxation. Subject to certain conditions being satisfied and specific limits,...
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9th Nov
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FORTHCOMING CHANGE: HMRC is consulting (13 July to 10 August 2020) on draft regulations to provide a deduction from a UK entity’s equity and...
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Produced in partnership with Charlotte Sallabank of Katten Muchin Rosenman UK LLP 12th Jan
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Brexit: This Practice Note contains information on subjects impacted by the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. The Taxation (Cross-border Trade) Act 2018,...
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Produced in partnership with John Fuszard of Sagars Accountants Ltd 12th Jan
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Stamp duty land tax (SDLT) ceased to apply to any land transaction involving any interests in or over land in Scotland from 1 April 2015. From that...
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9th Nov
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FORTHCOMING CHANGE relating to property rich collective investment vehicles and certain investors: HMRC is consulting until 16 December 2020 on draft...
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9th Nov
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Part 8 of the Corporation Tax Act 2009 (CTA 2009) is a specific corporation tax regime that applies exclusively to the gains and losses of intangible...
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Produced in partnership with Anne Fairpo of Temple Tax Chambers 12th Jan

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Structuring a takeover—offers vs schemes of arrangementThis Practice Note contrasts and compares the principal features of the two most commonly...
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Produced in partnership with Julian Henwood of Gowling WLG 15th May
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Preparing a company for admission to AIMThis Practice Note examines the keys steps and issues that a company will need to take and consider prior to...
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15th May
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Requirements for listing on the Official List of the Financial Conduct AuthorityThis Practice Notice focuses on the two segments of the UK listing...
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15th May
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Asset purchasesA business can be acquired by one of two methods: an asset purchase or a share purchase. The two types of transaction are fundamentally...
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15th May
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Financing an acquisition—share and asset purchasesThe buyer may fund the acquisition by way of:•cash: from its internal cash resources (or those of...
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15th May
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Share buybacks—the legal frameworkA limited company may buy back shares in itself, if certain conditions set out in the Companies Act 2006 (CA 2006)...
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15th May
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15th May
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15th May
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Open offersThis Practice Note focuses on the key aspects of open offers and the matters that require consideration when an open offer is being carried...
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Produced in partnership with James Ufland of Slaughter and May and Chris McGaffin of Slaughter and May 15th May
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15th May
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Rights issues—key considerationsThis Practice Note focuses on the key legal considerations when a rights issue is being carried out by a company...
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Produced in partnership with James Ufland of Slaughter and May and Chris McGaffin of Slaughter and May 15th May
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15th May
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Tailoring a shelf companyA person wishing to set up a new company has the following options:•they can incorporate a new company in accordance with the...
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15th May
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Holding treasury sharesA limited company may hold, or deal with, shares in itself, if certain conditions set out in the Companies Act 2006 (CA 2006)...
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15th May
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Types of secondary offersIntroductionWhere a company:•listed on the Official List of the Financial Conduct Authority and admitted to trading on the...
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Produced in partnership with Chris McGaffin of Slaughter and May. 15th May
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Warranty and indemnity (W&I) insurance in M&A transactionsWarranty and indemnity (W&I) insurance may be used in private company sale and purchase...
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Produced in partnership with Mary Duffy of AIG 15th May
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Preparing a company for listing on the Official List and admission to trading on the Main MarketThis Practice Note examines the key steps and issues...
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15th May
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Private company redemptions of shares—initial considerationsA limited company that proposes to carry out a redemption of redeemable shares must comply...
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