The new non-resident SDLT rules require careful unpicking

Non-resident buyers face SDLT rises in April While the focus of many UK residential property purchasers has been the Stamp Duty Land Tax rate “holiday” over the course of the pandemic, focus is now shifting to the rate increase that will soon apply for non-resident buyers.  The changes were proposed some time ago but will…

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UK Budget 2021 – Has Rishi met the moment?

UK Budget 2021- An update for international clients and their advisers _________________________________________________________________________________ Almost a year into the Covid-19 pandemic, the Chancellor addressed an almost empty House of Commons today to present his second full Budget. Declaring that his Budget “meets the moment”, Mr Sunak outlined a three part plan to help the country recover from…

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Mark Davies is listed in Spears’ 2020 Top Ten Private Client Accountants

We are proud to announce that Mark Davies has been included in the top ten private client accountants in the 2020 #SpearsIndex. This is the Spears’ ranking of top tax and trust advisers who advise global HNWs.  https://www.spearswms.com/the-spears-tax-trust-advisers-index/ It is a timely and essential index of the wealth industry’s best service providers. With the office…

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Mark Davies & Associates welcomes new Tax Partner – Roger Holman

Mark Davies & Associates, the award winning firm of international private client advisers, announces the appointment of a new tax partner, Roger Holman. Roger joins from DWF, the world’s largest listed legal business. Mark Davies commented “Roger is an excellent addition to our firm. Meeting your new colleagues for the first time on Zoom sounds frankly…

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Super Rich Stranded by Lockdown – today in Bloomberg

Super Rich Stranded by Lockdown Today in Bloomberg , Mark Davies describes the recent havoc wreaked on his clients’ tax plans:- “The pandemic means we’ve now got people stuck in the U.K. who didn’t intend to be here, and people who did want to be here that couldn’t,” he said. “It’s gone both ways.” With…

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