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CAPITAL GAINS TAX

Selling your company - simple steps to reduce CGT

Capital gains tax rates are at their lowest ever. So if you’re selling your company and expect to make a gain you probably won’t want to consider high-risk schemes to save tax. Are there any no-risk strategies you can use instead? More...

CAPITAL GAINS

How many CGT annual exemptions can you use?

The stock market has been riding high which means you could be sitting on capital gains. You might not want to realise them just yet, but what steps can you take now to reduce the tax bill when you decide to sell? More...

PROFIT EXTRACTION

Closing down your company tax efficiently

You’re winding down your business with a view to retirement. Your accountant says the best way to do this is to liquidate the company. That’s probably good advice, but how should you time the liquidation for maximum tax efficiency? More...

CAPITAL GAINS TAX

Selling a business - a new angle

If you sell your business the buyer might offer you loan notes as payment. These can be tax efficient despite the restrictions introduced in 2010. Better still, recent changes could mean even greater savings. What’s involved? More...

CAPITAL GAINS TAX

U-turn on private residence elections

CAPITAL GAINS TAX

A simple plan to increase CGT exemptions

HMRC has tough anti-avoidance laws to stop you reducing your tax bill by diverting income to your children. However, when it comes to capital gains tax you can make the rules work to your advantage. What’s involved? More...

CAPITAL GAINS TAX

Have you paid too much CGT on your inheritance?

The executors of your father’s estate sold several of his assets before sharing what was left between you and your sisters. As a result they paid several thousand pounds in capital gains tax (CGT), but could this have been avoided? More...

CAPITAL GAINS TAX

Homes - the CGT planning advice that increases tax

You’re selling a property which you bought as your home before you were married. A friend suggests that you transfer a share to your spouse before the sale as this will save Capital Gains Tax (CGT). Is he right? More...

CAPITAL GAINS TAX

Minimising CGT on property

If you own a property other than your home you could be facing a large tax bill when you come to sell. Apart from relying on your annual exemption, what further action can you take to reduce any Capital Gains Tax due? More...

CAPITAL GAINS TAX

Annual exemption - as you were!

Last updated: 16.10.2018

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