Category Archives: Inheritance Tax

Finance Bill 2021: Details Published

The government has published the details of the Finance Bill 2021 on 11 March 2021. The Bill highlights the important law measures(announced in the recent 2021 Budget) set to come into legislation. Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced the following measures in his budget speech: an extension of the stamp duty holiday in England a super-deduction capital […]

Budget 2021: Major highlights at a glance

Chancellor Rishi Sunak unveiled the contents of his Budget 2021 in the House of Commons on 3rd March. He announced the UK government’s tax and spending plans for the year ahead. However, the focus on helping business and jobs through the pandemic and supporting the UK’s long-term economic recovery will remain unchanged. Here is a […]

Tax Consequences on Gifted House

  If someone wants to gift a house to his children, he needs to consider the following tax consequences regarding the gifted house. Capital Gain Tax (CGT): There will be a Capital Gains Tax (CGT) and the proceeds will be deemed to be the market value of the property at the date of the gift. […]

New deemed domicile rules for inheritance tax

New deemed domicile rules for inheritance tax Date: 07/02/2018 HMRC has published a guidance detailing new deemed domicile rules for inheritance tax (IHT). The new rules will apply from 6 April 2017. Guidance also include changes to the number of years of residence needed in the UK for deemed domicile rules to apply and the […]

Inheritance Tax in a Nutshell

Inheritance Tax in a Nutshell Date: 05/03/2014 The two unavoidable certainties, i.e. death and taxes, will inevitably come together one day. But you can possibly avoid but definitely reduce the inheritance tax with proper planning.  Inheritance tax is often referred to as the ‘voluntary tax’, being easily reducible. Here is a small list of helpful […]