News for September, 2015

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September 30, 2015

FRC consults on ethical and auditing standards and related issues

The FRC has published a consultation on revisions to ethical and auditing standards, the UK Corporate Governance Code and related Guidance on Audit Committees

September 29, 2015

One Month in a Minute: September 2015

Lee Sharpe summarizes recent developments in UK tax.

September 29, 2015

VAT news and cases roundup: September 2015

Andrew Needham comments on recent VAT developments

September 29, 2015

Courts and Tribunals: September 2015

Julian Harris summarises selected recent decisions.

September 29, 2015

Entrepreneurs’ relief – too much cash in the company?

Entrepreneurs’ relief has probably become the most well-known of all the CGT reliefs among practitioners and taxpayers alike. This is no doubt due to the generosity of the relief; ER offers a reduced CGT rate of 10 per cent, as opposed to normal CGT rates (18% and/or 28% for 2015/16), where a claim for ER is made on gains from qualifying business disposals by individuals of up to £10 million in total.

September 28, 2015

Reforms strengthen company director disqualification process

Measures to strengthen the directors’ disqualification process come into force on 1 October 2015, introduced by the Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act 2015 which received royal assent in March this year.

September 23, 2015

New North East development designated as “nationally significant” and allowed to progress under NSIP regime

International Advanced Manufacturing Park (‘IAMP’), a new development, to be delivered by Sunderland City Council and South Tyneside Council has been designated as “nationally significant”. 

September 22, 2015

Minister of State for Housing and Planning announces new expert panel to “streamline the [local plan-making] process”

 Brandon Lewis, Minister of State for Housing and Planning, has announced that a panel of eight experts will "help look at ways to streamline the [local plan-making] process".

September 22, 2015

New report calls on UK Government to consult on bringing housing within the NSIP regime

A new report commissioned by Bond Dickinson and Quod has called upon the UK Government to consult on a proposal to bring housing within the NSIP regime urgently.

September 21, 2015

Chancellor announces £2bn infrastructure deal with China

Part funding for the much delayed Hinkley Point nuclear power station has been announced by George Osborne on a visit to China.

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