Private client tax services

Constant changes to tax legislation, more onerous reporting requirements and increased risk of investigation mean it’s more important than ever that your tax affairs are in order down to the very last detail.

Tax is likely to represent the biggest financial outlay over the course of your lifetime, yet many of us are simply too busy to dedicate the time required to ensure our tax affairs are in order and we’re not paying more than is due.

That’s why it’s important that you can call on a specialist trusted adviser to manage your personal tax affairs – whether that’s to help ensure full compliance with increasingly complex tax obligations or planning ahead for your own or your family’s financial future.

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Our team of tax experts support a range of private clients and their business interests.

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Selling UK residential property

Some important changes to taxation on disposal of UK residential property come into effect from 6 April 2020.

The OTS Second Report on the Design of IHT in a nutshell

The OTS Second Report on the Design of IHT in a nutshell

The Office of Tax Simplification (OTS) has published its recommendations for simplifying IHT. Key areas covered include lifetime gifting, agricultural and business property relief, and the interaction with CGT.

Briefing note - Offshore trusts: what now?

Briefing note - Offshore trusts: what now?

A guide on actions to take for trustees and individuals following changes to taxation of non-UK domiciled individuals.

Inheritance tax: a cloud with a silver lining?

Inheritance tax: a cloud with a silver lining?

Inheritance tax needn’t be a game of snakes and ladders. Julia Rosenbloom, Partner, Private Client Tax Services at Smith & Williamson explores how to navigate the pitfalls.

Weekly Tax Update 20 October 2020

Weekly Tax Update 20 October 2020

The latest tax update and VAT round up for the week.

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Meeting your needs

Bespoke

You’ll get a very personal service tailored to your specific needs from a proactive team who will highlight issues and opportunities as they arise.

Specialist

Our highly qualified team of tax professionals have a broad range of skills and expertise and are completely dedicated to helping you streamline your tax affairs.

Holistic

Our in-house colleagues include investment managers, pensions specialists and financial planners who can provide you with a range of services where required.

Comprehensive

We take a cautious and thorough approach to ensure your reputation is protected in an environment of greater scrutiny from HM Revenue & Customs.

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Longevity

We’ve been advising individuals, families and trusts since 1881.

Scale

We help over 5,500 clients, including over 800 non-domiciled clients and more than 350 partnership clients.

Expert

We act for over 170 landed estates and around 1,500 trusts with assets ranging up to £1bn.

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