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A family office is often found in the list of affluent lifestyle’s attributes together with a yacht, a jet and a Swiss boarding school tie. Yet on closer inspection, out of these and similar objets du désir a family office serves a much greater practical purpose — that of nurturing and augmenting wealth and putting it under control of dedicated professionals. At the IBSA’s last discussion group hosted by Close Brothers on 24th May 2016, four distinguished speakers offered their practical views on the nature of family offices and their effective application.
The US taxation authority, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), has issued proposed regulations (under Section 2801 of the US tax code) which impose a tax on US residents and citizens receiving gifts and bequests from former US citizens and long-term residents who have expatriated.
Since its launch in 2000, Research & Development (R&D) tax relief has been one of the government’s key initiatives for stimulating greater spending by companies on the creation and improvement of products and services, to promote innovation and help grow the UK’s knowledge-based economy.
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