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Responsible Stewardship of Wealth

Download our new publication: Circular Economy Principles for Family Business and Wealth Stewardship: A New Governance and Sustainability Framework

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Tom Hall assesses the implications of recent UK government reforms to statutory care funding in England.

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Applying circular economy principles to family business and wealth stewardship, 21 July 2022

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Read the latest STEP Journal

Issue 3 of the STEP Journal features a regional focus on the Crown Dependencies that covers the latest legislation and regulatory updates. This issue also shines a spotlight on investments, delving into the world of non-fungible tokens, cryptocurrencies, cannabis and other alternative assets that are changing the investment landscape and how we advise.

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Industry News

Tax advisors are advising corporations that significant changes to Hong Kong's foreign-sourced passive income taxation regime are likely be introduced in January 2023.


A report from the House of Commons' Foreign Affairs Committee calls on the UK government to strengthen legislation against professional enablers of criminal finance who have helped facilitate the...


STEP USA has produced a guidance note for trust and company service practitioners on the US Corporate Transparency Act (CTA) and proposed national reporting regime for beneficial ownership information...

Russia-Ukraine conflict

STEP's statement on Ukraine, what you need to know about sanctions and members' responsibilities.

Setting Standards

Our Codes of Professional Conduct set out the ethical and professional standards our members should uphold.