18 May 2023
Dion Seymour comments on the TSC’s proposal that crypto should be regulated in line with gambling
Dion Seymour comments on the Treasury Select Committee’s proposal for a shift in the UK’s regulation of crypto, to become in line with its gambling regulations, in the Financial Times and AccountingWEB.
18 May 2023
Ben Lee and Dion Seymour comment on the Treasury Select Committee’s proposal to regulate crypto in the same way as gambling
Ben Lee and Dion Seymour comment on the Treasury Select Committee’s report which recommends that cryptocurrency be regulated in the same way as gambling, in Accountancy Daily and Compliance+More.
11 May 2023
Dion Seymour comments on HMRC’s proposed crypto-asset DeFi legislation, in International Tax Review
Dion Seymour comments on HMRC’s proposed legislation that DeFi transactions involving certain crypto-assets no longer be subject to capital gains tax, in International Tax Review.
9 May 2023
HMRC proposes simplifying DeFi taxation – Dion Seymour
Crypto & Digital Assets Technical Director, Dion Seymour, discusses HMRC’s consultation proposing new legislation to simplify the taxation of certain decentralised finance (DeFi) activity.
5 May 2023
Is now a sensible time to introduce a wealth tax in the UK? – Des Hanna
International Tax Director, Des Hanna, argues that a UK wealth tax, while raising revenue in the short term, would be to the economy’s detriment in the long term, in IFA Magazine, Taxation, and Accountancy Daily.
5 May 2023
Pension planning after the Budget – Mike Haynes
Head of Employment and Pensions, Mike Haynes, discusses the changes to pensions taxation announced in the UK Government’s Spring Budget, in Tax Journal.
3 May 2023
Dion Seymour comments on proposed changes to DeFi lending, in CoinDesk, Yahoo Finance and Markets Insider
Crypto & Digital Assets Technical Director, Dion Seymour, comments on HMRC’s proposal to limit the activities that trigger capital gains tax charges for DeFi lending, in CoinDesk, Yahoo Finance and Markets Insider.
28 Apr 2023
HMRC announces plans for a consultation on simplifying transfer pricing – Andrew Parkes
As part of its Tax Administration and Maintenance day, HMRC has announced that it will open a consultation in May looking to simplify and update Diverted Profits Tax, Transfer Pricing, and the UK’s rules on Permanent Establishments.
30 Mar 2023
Allowances for UK pension schemes
Head of Employment and Pensions, Mike Haynes, discusses the Budget announcement scrapping the ‘Lifetime Allowance’ for UK pension schemes and the increase in the Annual Allowance.
30 Mar 2023
Andersen shortlisted in two categories at Tolley’s Taxation Awards 2023
We are delighted to announce that Andersen has been shortlisted in two categories at the Tolley’s Taxation Awards 2023: ‘Best International Tax Team’ and ‘Best Specialist Team in a Law or Accounting Firm’ for the firm’s Crypto and Digital Assets team.
23 Mar 2023
Miles Dean comments on Rishi Sunak publishing his taxes, in CityWealth
Head of International Tax, Miles Dean, comments on Rishi Sunak publishing his taxes and the political pressure that compelled him to do so, in CityWealth.
22 Mar 2023
Andersen LLP – IR35 Update
IR35 – Update Gary Lineker is the latest high-profile personality to be pursued by HMRC in the courts for a reported (according to HMRC) £4.9m unpaid tax bill, over a five-year period, mainly in relation to his presenting duties on the BBC’s flagship football (soccer…) show, Match of the Day. Gary […]