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Latest Legal News

Latest Legal News

By order of the Peaky Blinders

In an age where viral marketing and social media reign supreme, establishing the best method of enforcing your intellectual property rights (“IPR”) can be a thorny issue.  Recent years have seen large companies take an increasingly creative approach to managing their IPR, especially trade marks and copyright, often to great effect.

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Capital Gains Tax - Private Landlords Targeted Further

Following the announcement in Budget 2018 that some of the ancillary rules around principal private residence (PPR) relief for capital gains tax (CGT) purposes would change from 6 April 2020, the government has now launched a consultation on these proposed changes. Find the consultation here

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LChalmers

Entrepreneurs’ Relief: The Screw Tightens

An overhaul of the test for Entrepreneurs’ Relief, which allows qualifying shareholders to pay capital gains tax at a reduced rate of 10% on the disposal of shares in personal companies, will reduce the number of shareholders entitled to claim the relief.

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LChalmers