Are we likely to see the end of FATCA any time soon? FATCA came into force in 2014. It requires foreign financial institutions (FFIs) to disclose their US clients’ accounts, either to their own domestic tax authority or directly to the US Internal Revenue Service (IRS). At the time of 
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Brexit + EU VAT Claims… The Need for Speed Tax is, of course, one of those areas, for which Brexit (in whatever form it takes) could have a significant impact. Indeed, we have recently produced a Brexit and UK taxation white paper outlining our view on the future of tax 
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What’s New This Week @ETC Tax – w/c 25th February 2019 A great evening at the PCD Club dinner in Manchester on 28th February, and here are some of the projects we have been working on this week: – Capital reduction to partition a long-established farming company operating a farm, 
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ETC Tax to be Co-sponsors of the PCD Club Networking dinner, Manchester on Thursday 28 February at the Radisson Edwardian. “ETC Tax are delighted to be co-sponsoring the annual PCD dinner for the second year running.Commented Andy Wood, ETC Tax Founder and Technical Director. Last year’s event was a great 
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Anyone passing HMRC’s headquarters in the centre of Westminster cannot help but be impressed at how formidable a building it is. It creates the very physical impression of the department which it houses also being seemingly impregnable. That might be all very well and impressive but for a slew of 
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Tracks & Tax, How Bob Geldof’s Flop Album ‘How to Compose Popular Songs That Will Sell’ from 2011 might result in a hit… From HMRC. Over the course of more than four decades in showbusiness, Bob Geldof has generated his share of controversy. In fact, whether it’s writing about a 
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What’s New This Week @ETC Tax – w/c 11/02/2019 Is it me or does it feel like there is a hint of Spring in the air? Here’s a round up of some of this week’s projects • Initial consideration of the issues involved in winding up an EBT holding 100% 
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When it comes to R&D Tax Relief, software development is one area which has historically been challenging for both companies and advisers. Identifying whether a project qualified for relief could be difficult. Whilst it is easy sometimes to overlook “the other side of the fence”, these types of claims also 
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Negligible Value Claims 2019 – The Facts The sale of company shares and other assets for more than their purchase price will generally give rise to a charge to capital gains tax. Conversely, the disposal of shares for less than their purchase price will result in a capital loss. Such 
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The Right Structure for the The Wrong Trousers: Aardman founders sell to Employee Ownership Trust Aardman Animation are pioneers of stop-motion animation, the creators of international icons of modern British culture, Wallace & Gromit, as well as a string of other successes such as Shaun the Sheep, Flushed Away and 
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