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To Be Or Not To Be

ZEDRA Managing Director Ashley Cox discusses the drivers for consolidation in the Trust industry  Inevitably when discussing the trust industry in Jersey, the subject...

New Chancellor Likely to Focus on Broader Economy in Autumn Statement

Ahead of Philip Hammond's first Autumn statement, Gowling WLG private client lawyer James Brockhurst believes the new chancellor may offer clues to his fiscal direction...
Offshore Tax Evasion

Consultation – Tackling Offshore Tax Evasion

HMRC has issued a consultation on incentivising those with any UK tax irregularities in respect of offshore interests to correct those irregularities fully by 30 September 2018, after when, tougher sanctions will apply. The legislation will be introduced in Finance Bill 2017.
International Tax Compliance

Client Notifications Concerning International Tax Compliance

International Tax Compliance: Regulations have been issued requiring financial institutions and service providers, such as tax advisers, to issue notifications to those who are ‘specified clients’ on 30 September 2016.

Reform To The Taxation Of Non-Doms

On Friday, the UK government released a consultation document providing additional details on the proposed changes as to how UK resident non-domiciled individuals are to be taxed.

BREAKING NEWS: Latest ‘Non-Dom’ Consultation Document Has Been Published

On Friday 19th, the Government published its much anticipated consultation document and draft legislation on its reforms to the taxation of non-domiciles.
Private Client Deadlines

Private Client Deadlines

Although most tax deadlines recur every year, they still seem to catch many individuals and businesses by surprise. The ability to take advantage of valuable tax reliefs that save you money or to avoid penalties is just one reason why timely tax planning is so important. To help you plan and take appropriate action, RSM sets out the forthcoming tax deadlines.

Trust in Private Banking & Wealth Management

The major antecedents of the HNWI’s trust in a private client banking relationship is the dependability, reliability, integrity and responsiveness of the Private Banker...

International Migration Management in the Current Climate

Ambassador William Lacy Swing, Director General of the International Organization for Migration discusses migration management in terms of CBI.
Tax haven

Eric Crawford: Jamaica Will Not Be A Tax Haven

In the context of the Panama Papers expose' and their implications, you queried the timeliness of Jamaica's plans to establish "offshore financial services business", sought insight into the "Government's thinking" on how Jamaica will proceed, and questioned whether it still sees this industry "as a feasible option". You asserted that if the "rules are changed" (presumably as a consequence of the Panama Papers), the legislative framework may require rethinking and a redefinition of our strategy.