Aston Shaw’s team of qualified tax specialists has extensive knowledge and experience in dealing with all issues related to capital gains tax. We consistently save our clients significant amounts of tax through our advice and implementation of proactive planning and mitigation methods.
Capital gains tax refers to the tax payable on the profit made when an asset is sold or disposed of. The allowances and reliefs that can be claimed change regularly with legislation and rates can vary from 10 per cent to 28 per cent. Therefore it is important to seek professional advice and put in place effective pre-transaction plans before disposing of an asset to minimise, defer or even eliminate the tax burden and maximize the available relief.
Our capital gains tax planning and compliance services extend to:
Shares and investments
Revenue enquiries and investigations
Some of the ways in which we can help you include:
Advice on how best to dispose of your asset so that you reduce your capital gains tax bill
Advice on when to dispose of your asset so that you reduce your capital gains tax bill
Advice on the availability of relief applicable to your situation, including:
Principal private residence (PPR)
Private resident letting relief (PLR)
Advice on the use of existing capital losses
Ensure gains are maximised
Obtaining HMRC agreement where valuations are involved
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