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Real Estate Podcast EP3: Finance Bill 2018 – Impact on REITs

Following their blog post of 9 November 2018, in this podcast Herbert Smith Freehills partners Neil Warriner and Will Arrenberg and senior associate Casey Dalton discuss the recent changes affecting the UK REIT regime introduced in the Finance Bill 2018 and … Continue reading

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Finance bill 2018/19: Good news for overseas investors in UK Real Estate through offshore property unit trusts

Authors: Neil Warriner, Partner, Will Arrenberg, Partner, and Casey Dalton, Senior Associate, Real Estate Tax, London It has been clear for some time that, from April 2019, non-UK residents would become subject to UK tax on gains when disposing of … Continue reading

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HMRC wins landmark SDLT avoidance case

Authors: Neil Warriner, Partner and Head of UK Real Estate Tax; Will Arrenberg, Partner, Real Estate Tax; Heather Gething, Partner and Head of Tax Planning and Tax Disputes, London In a 4-1 ruling, the Supreme Court has found in favour … Continue reading

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New Trusts Registration Service and the UK Real Estate Sector

Authors: Paul Chases, Partner and Head of Corporate Real Estate; Alex Wright, Associate, Real Estate, London For any real estate developers with trusts in their holding structures, there are new regulations in force that make it a requirement for trustees … Continue reading

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