The Colombian legislature has approved the government's tax reform Bill creating a permanent equity tax to be levied annually on individuals with a net worth above about USD611,000.
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07/12/2022
The First-tier Tax Tribunal (FTT) has agreed that Gary Withers' purchase of a barn conversion and its surrounding land was liable to the lower 5 per cent non-residential rates of stamp duty land tax (SDLT) on the basis that the property was mixed use.
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05/12/2022
The European Commission (EC) has published a draft Directive making sanctions violation a criminal offence across the bloc.
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05/12/2022
Frozen assets of Russian oligarchs are to be confiscated and used to pay war reparations to Ukraine, the European Commission's (EC’s) president, Ursula von der Leyen, has announced.
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01/12/2022
The Charity Commission for England and Wales (the Charity Commission) has promised that it will do 'all it reasonably can' to help stimulate more philanthropic giving in England and Wales, including defending charities that come under unfair or undue attack in the context of lawful philanthropic giving.
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01/12/2022
The Supreme Court of British Columbia has ruled that an ex-spouse does not have a claim to an interest in a discretionary trust under the Family Law Act 2011 (the 2011 Act).
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29/11/2022
A will executed by a 73-year-old while he was receiving hospital treatment for terminal cancer has been upheld by the High Court of Justice in Northern Ireland, despite medical notes that showed him to be having ‘intermittent’ bouts of confusion.
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28/11/2022
Guernsey's government has launched a public consultation on proposals to abolish the so-called 'six directorships' exemption in the Regulation of Fiduciaries, Administration Businesses and Company Directors, etc (Bailiwick of Guernsey) Law, 2020 (the 2020 Law).
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28/11/2022
Measures in the EU Fifth Anti-Money Laundering Directive (5AMLD), requiring EU Member States to give the public unlimited access to their central registers of companies' beneficial owners, are invalid on privacy and data protection grounds, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has ruled.
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24/11/2022
The UK government has now published the final design of the mandatory disclosure rules (MDR) under which financial intermediaries will have to report arrangements that may otherwise avoid international exchange of information under the OECD’s Common Reporting Standard (CRS).
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24/11/2022