Business Tax

Business Tax

Ann provides clear and practical advice on how UK tax affects businesses and business transactions.

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Property Tax

Property Tax

Ann has particular expertise in UK tax as it applies to property matters and, as a solicitor, understands the property law aspects too.

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Value Added Tax

Value Added Tax

Ann is a recognised VAT expert and can resolve your VAT problems, leaving you free to concentrate on more productive things.

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Tax bite #40

In 2002 850 inhabitants of Ascension Island (a British Overseas Territory) protested against the introduction by the UK government of taxes on income, property, alcohol and tobacco. The protest was based on the principle of ‘no taxation without representation’ which was also the cause of the Boston Tea Party.

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Remember, whether assets legally vested in a company are beneficially owned by its controller is a question of fact to be determined by reference to the circumstances of the acquisition.

In Prest v Petrodel the Supreme Court found that properties ostensibly belonging to companies controlled by Mr Prest were held on resulting trust for him.