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December 07, 2012

Personal Tax Services

Personal Tax Services

As experts in tax law, our solicitors can help you manage your finances and avoid unnecessary bills though our tax planning services.

Whether you need assistance with a self-assessment tax return, a tax health check or advice on a one-off issue, our personal tax team will guide you through it. And because our personal tax team includes a chartered accountant, we provide a complete legal and accountancy service for individuals, attorneys, and trustees.

Our tax services may either be provided in-house or in conjunction with other specialists.

Tax Compliance

Among the issues we can help you with are:

  • Tax returns for individuals.
  • Tax returns for attorneys and deputies.
  • Tax returns for non-UK resident landlords with UK ‘buy to let’ property.
  • Tax returns for trusts and estates
Tax Consultancy

This may relate to:

  • Capital gains tax calculations on specific transactions
  • Inheritance tax planning for lifetime gifts, including the availability of agricultural and business property reliefs
  • The impact of ‘pre-owned asset tax’ (POAT) on family property transactions, and tax planning with insurance and investment products
  • Advice on using tax-favoured investments such as Enterprise Investment Schemes (EISs) and Venture Capital Trusts (VCTs) during an estate planning exercise
  •  Special bespoke planning for mitigating large liabilities for capital gains tax, income tax (eg: on large bonuses), inheritance tax, and stamp duty land tax
  • Cross-border planning where assets may be situated abroad, or non-UK domiciled individuals may face taxation under UK rules as well as those of their home state