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Charity Update - 9 July 2019

Charity Update - 9 July 2019

By and | 10 Jul 2019

Our Charity Update provides the latest tax news and developments.

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A healthy understanding of IR35

A healthy understanding of IR35

By | 08 Jul 2019

The recent case of George Mantides Limited v The Commissioners for Her Majesty's Revenue & Customs has highlighted some of the confusion surrounding IR35, the UK's anti-avoidance tax legislation. Matthew Sharp, contentious tax specialist at Fieldfisher, considers how the existence of a professionally drafted contract can tip the balance in marginal cases.

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IR35: Is the UK private sector learning the hard way?

IR35: Is the UK private sector learning the hard way?

By and | 26 Jun 2019

After a rocky roll-out among public sector employers in 2017, shifting legal responsibility for determining workers' tax status and collecting payments on behalf of HMRC to private sector clients offers an important opportunity to improve the compliance process.

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Build to Rent: Accessing the trend

Build to Rent: Accessing the trend

By , and | 24 Jun 2019

Surging growth in new-build schemes in the UK's private rental sector has seen investors flocking to participate in a buoyant new class of real estate assets. But changing landlord and tenant regulations, new tax rules and stricter construction specifications are increasingly determining the approach participants in this market need to adopt.

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Employee ownership: A panacea or passing fad?

Employee ownership: A panacea or passing fad?

By , and | 20 Jun 2019

A recent acceleration in the number of companies adopting EO structures has widened the debate about the future of business ownership models in the UK. Neil Palmer, corporate partner at Fieldfisher, examines different perspectives on EO and what companies need to consider before implementing this business model.

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Charity Update - 4 June 2019

Charity Update - 4 June 2019

By and | 05 Jun 2019

Our Charity Update provides the latest tax news and developments

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Charity Update - 14 May 2019

Charity Update - 14 May 2019

By and | 14 May 2019

Our Charity Update provides the latest tax news and developments

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Mining companies need to start thinking seriously about ESG

Mining companies need to start thinking seriously about ESG

By , , , and | 14 May 2019

The introduction of new, tougher standards together with recent case law, point to a harsher, less forgiving approach to enforcement and larger fines for regulatory non-compliance and failings in relation to environmental and social governance.

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Charity Update - 30 April 2019

Charity Update - 30 April 2019

By and | 30 Apr 2019

Our Charities Update provides the latest tax news and developments

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