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Employee Benefit Trusts: Rangers Applied

19 September 2017

The reasoning followed in the Rangers decision has been borne out in the First Tier Tribunal decision involving three different but similar EBTs in Landid v HMRC.
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Finance (No 2) Bill 2017

12 September 2017

An update on the latest published Finance Bill clauses including significant changes to the
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Employee Share Schemes - The Impact of Brexit

31 August 2017

Amidst the fundamental and long reaching effects of the outcome of the Brexit discussions, we are asked for our view on the impact on employee share schemes.
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Further US Encouragement for Employee Ownership

18 August 2017

The recognition of the value of employee ownership originated in the United States where the fiscal support for similar structures received a boost recently through the introduction of the Promotion and Expansion of Private Employee Ownership Act 2017
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Spotlight 39 – More Focus on Loans and EBTs

15 August 2017

On 10th August 2017, HMRC published Spotlight 39, "Disguised Remuneration: Re-describing Loans"
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Good Work: Employee Share Schemes & The Taylor Review

19 July 2017

On 11 July 2017, the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (“BEIS”) published The Taylor Review of Modern Working Practices.
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The Rangers Case: Victory for HMRC in the Supreme Court

12 July 2017

On 5th July 2017, the Supreme Court delivered the decision that HMRC has long-awaited in the case concerning the Employee Benefit Trust (EBT) operated by the Murray Group for senior executives and footballers.
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HMRC Extend Deadline for Filing Your ERS Annual Returns

28 June 2017

On 23 June 2017, HMRC announced that the filing deadline for submitting your Employment Related Securities (ERS) online returns for the 2016 to 2017 tax year would be extended to 24 August 2017.
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Disguised remuneration: the current position

22 May 2017

An update on the law in light of Finance Act 2017 and other proposed changes.
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Stephen Woodhouse writes for Lexis®PSL about the Demise of Employee Shareholder Shares

19 May 2017

Stephen Woodhouse, partner at Pett, Franklin & Co. LLP, has published an article entitled
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