Russell Haworth Autumn Statement Preview

AUTUMN STATEMENT PREVIEW Chancellor considering dropping the Autumn Statement – but not this year. The FT has this week reported that the UK chancellor is considering ditching the…

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Russell Haworth Dividends and Discretionary Trusts

Following the changes in dividend taxation that apply to individuals for 2016/17, changes have also had to be made to the taxation of dividends and discretionary trusts. In…

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Huw Jones Directors will pay

The Treasury expects to collect £2.6 billion in extra tax because business owners have accelerated dividend payments to avoid a looming tax hike, says the Financial Times. The…

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Proposito Team Budget 2016 Overview

Introduction It was famously said that ‘all roads lead to Rome.’ In British politics, all speeches currently lead to the EU Referendum. George Osborne’s Budget speech, delivered on…

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Proposito Team UK General Election – The Results

When the polls opened at 7am on Thursday 7th May, the pundits and the pollsters were as one: the only certainty was a hung parliament. It was the…

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