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Ifs ProShare to host CGT workshop

Ifs ProShare is holding a capital gains tax workshop on Monday March 17.

Facilitated by Grant Thornton, the workshop will explain the tax changes introduced by Alistair Darling and the impact those changes will have on employees participating in employee share plans.

Ifs ProShare head of employee share ownership Fiona Downes says: “The imminent changes to the CGT regime, which were only confirmed a few weeks ago, mean that many employee share holders could be facing higher CGT charges.

“Understanding exactly who these changes may affect, and how their impact can be minimised, is essential for employers and advisers who may give information or advice to employee shareholders. This workshop will help those involved in the industry to do just that.”

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