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Housebuilder Tip of the Month: SDLT - Getting ready for your next Joint Venture

Housebuilder Tip of the Month: SDLT - Getting ready for your next Joint Venture

Sometimes developments require you to team up with another developer (or even more than one developer). If structured correctly, this can be quite tax ...

One minute with... John Dunlop

One minute with... John Dunlop

Our Head of Tax and Incentives, John Dunlop, was recently interviewed by the Tax Journal. 

DAC Beachcroft's Spring 2021 Budget Alert

DAC Beachcroft's Spring 2021 Budget Alert

The Frozen Budget The Chancellor set out his road map for the rebalancing of the books following the current pandemic and he was very keen to stress h ...

TAX - 3 Ways For Your Business To Get Ahead

TAX - 3 Ways For Your Business To Get Ahead

It is easy to ignore tax structuring when focussed on winning business and generating revenue. Tax will never be the most important factor in the succ ...

Real Estate Tip of the Week: Compensation Sums and VAT – A Major U-Turn

Real Estate Tip of the Week: Compensation Sums and VAT – A Major U-Turn

If a tenant exercises a break clause and pays a break fee you should be aware that the VAT treatment is now different following two European Court of ...

How to motivate staff (and Founders) as we return to normal?

How to motivate staff (and Founders) as we return to normal?

It doesn’t take a genius to work out that pretty much every business has been shaken to its core, to some degree or another, over the last few months. ...

COVID-19: Furlough Scheme – Guidance for Companies

COVID-19: Furlough Scheme – Guidance for Companies

The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (“CJRS”), which has been in place since March 2020, has proven to be a crucial initiative to seek to stave off ec ...

Real Estate Tip of the Week: Be Prepared for Capital Gains Tax Payment Change

Real Estate Tip of the Week: Be Prepared for Capital Gains Tax Payment Change

From 6 April 2020, when a UK resident sells UK residential property they will only have 30 days to tell HMRC and pay any Capital Gains Tax due. This a ...

DAC Beachcroft's Spring 2020 Budget Alert

DAC Beachcroft's Spring 2020 Budget Alert

With all that is happening in the wider world led by the Coronavirus, today’s budget was headlined by the new Chancellor promising that ‘life will ret ...

Real Estate M&A 2020

Real Estate M&A 2020

Selecting the right structure for potential real estate investments, from funding, acquisition, sale and leaseback, joint venture and development thro ...