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I have a client with two investment properties (residential, buy to let). She is moving from her residential flat into one of these properties.


The recent case of Alison Clarke v HMRC illustrates the kind of factors that the tribunal will consider when assessing whether or not the taxpayer was using a property as their sole or main residen

Can anyone put me straight on a question where research tends to reveal conflicting advice and TCGA 92 is (as ever) as clear as mud!


A and B trade in partnership.  A owns the property from which the partnership trades.  Market rent is paid to A in respect of the occupation of the property.


Liberal Democrat plans to increase the top rate of capital gains tax to as much as 35% will send a “bad signal” to business, according to the CBI.

A client's TR for the 2007/08 year ought to have declared a gain on a disposal of a property, but did not.


A property (not ppr) is currently owned 100% by wife.  She wants to transfer 1/3 to husband and 1/3 to adult son.  The solicitor has suggested this is done by declaration of trust rather than by a


It has always seemed that the exemption from CGT for the main residence was one of those things so ineluctably British that nobody could ever meddle with it, even


HM Revenue & Customs have announced the targets of their latest Task Force.


It's just amazing how many queries come up on the PPR exemption for main or only residence. Just as you think you've heard them all, along come another truckload!