Proposal to introduce a public register of beneficial ownership

As part of its transparency agenda, the Government is proposing to introduce a public register of beneficial ownership of overseas companies and other entities holding UK property.  The compliance process is likely to be similar to that for people with significant control over UK companies and will involve the creation of a public register providing […]


Download our full guide to the Autumn Statement 2016

The first major economic statement since the EU referendum focused on measures to “prepare our economy to be resilient as we exit the EU”. Unsurprisingly, the Ofice for Budget Responsibility (OBR) forecasts for growth Unsurprisingly, the Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR) forecasts for growth have changed since the last figures were published in March. The […]


Brexit Action Plan

The vote is over and we have made the momentous decision to leave the EU.  Businesses and individuals need to consider the short and long-term implications. We are of course in a period of uncertainty with extreme volatility in currency and stock markets and this is unlikely to change much until the terms of our […]