04 Jan Dividend taxation changes

As part of the Summer Budget measures, the government announced the introduction of a new dividend allowance from April 2016. The new allowance will replace the current non-refundable dividend tax credit of 10%. The draft legislation to enact these changes was published last month.

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04 Jan Dormant Assets Commission

The government has announced the creation of a new Dormant Assets Commission which will be tasked with unlocking billions of pounds worth of dormant assets, such as stocks and shares that have been untouched for more than 15 years.

The new Commission will work to identify...

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