The Superior Court of Justice of Ontario (the Superior Court) has set out the information required for the outline of a will to be admitted to probate that would revoke earlier wills (Re: Pearce Estate, 2022 ONSC 4028).
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23/08/2022
In advance of the 1 September 2022 deadline to register trusts online, on the Trust Registration Service (TRS), HMRC has produced step-by-step guidance to help users through the process.
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22/08/2022
From 1 January 2023, the names of all British Virgin Islands (BVI) company directors will be made available to registered users of the BVI Financial Services Commission's (the Commission’s) online system.
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22/08/2022
The Canadian federal government has released draft legislation to implement the mandatory tax planning disclosure rules (MDRs) published in February 2022.
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18/08/2022
The England and Wales High Court's (EWHC’s) judgment in Power v Bernard Hastie (2022 EWHC 1927 QB) establishes that a claimant's right to seek further damages under a provisional damages order (PDO) passes on their death to their estate.
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18/08/2022
The new Colombian government has put forward a tax reform Bill that aims to raise COP25 billion in 2023, proposing to establish a permanent wealth tax on the country’s highest earners.
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17/08/2022
A will stating 'this is my last and final will and all such previous documents stand cancelled', which covered the testator's land and assets in India only, should not have been taken to revoke Sangha's earlier wills regarding his property in the UK, the England and Wales High Court (EWHC) has ruled.
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15/08/2022
A law gazetted on 8 August 2022 substantially amends Luxembourg's anti-money laundering (AML) regulations, setting out practitioners' obligations to identify customers and beneficial owners in accord with Financial Action Task Force (FATF) recommendations.
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15/08/2022
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Ministry of Economy has issued a directive requiring payments for real estate transactions through virtual assets or cash amounts above AED55,000 to be reported to the country's Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU).
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11/08/2022
Companies House has now written to all overseas entities who already own or lease property or land in the UK and must register beneficial ownership information on the new register of overseas entities by 31 January 2023.
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11/08/2022