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Those of you setting off to work in the dark, spare a thought for the Inter-Alliance golf team, who this week are teeing off at the final of The Times JP Morgan Fleming Corporate Golf Challenge at La Manga Club in Spain.

Star of the team, that put out St James&#39s Place on the way to the final, is adviser Oliver Pughe, carrying a handicap of just one.



If any new regime incorporating no indexation relief and taxation on a mark-to-market basis is introduced at least there is recognition in the document of the need for a transitional period with only assets acquired after the commencement date being subject to the new regime. However, any assets that were already dealt with on a […]

FSA is marked down after poor first year

The FSA has been told it must do better in an end of year report card marked by major trade bodies, influential politicians and senior industry figures.Compiled by Money Marketing, the report card shows that while some admit that the regulator has done a reasonable job in 2002, most believe it must try harder to […]

Potentially exempt transfers (PETS)

Gifts that are PETs give rise to no IHT at the time they are made. Moreover, there will be no IHT at all if the donor survives the gift by 7 years. Even if death occurs within 7 years, provided the donor survives for at least 3 years taper relief will apply to reduce any […]


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