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STEP Global Congress - How will transparency impact on tax planning? - A perspective on supranational initiatives and their impact on wealth planning, 6-7 November 2014, Miami, USA.

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Business Families Event

Family Businesses, Reputational Risk and Brand Protection  - 30 October, London - Exploring best practices to protect businesses from unwanted exposure, and legal action in a crisis.


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IRS FATCA Registration Guide

IRS FATCA Registration Online User Guide (updated 6 October 2014) available via the STEP policy pages.


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Sean SmithSean Smith discusses testamentary capacity, following our sold-out ‘Clarity on Capacity’ event.

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STEP Journal online

Call of duty. Jersey trustees must fully understand their duties if they are to avoid litigation in relation to investment of trust assets, writes Mason Birbeck.

October 2014 issue