The Secretary of State has made SI 2023/344, The Register of Overseas Entities (Disclosure and Dispositions) Regulations 2023.
In 2016, the UK implemented a register of beneficial ownership of UK companies, the “people with significant control” (PSC) register. These regulations make provision in relation to when protected date of birth and residential address information, as well as the required information about trusts, may be disclosed by the registrar of companies for England and Wales to specified persons who have functions of a public nature.
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This substantial volume on Financial Planning with Trusts, jointly written by John Woolley and Marcia Banner, looks at a wide range of topical tax and financial planning strategies using trusts. The book includes CGT, income tax and IHT.
Examples of the topics covered include (among many others) lifetime IHT planning; family investment companies as alternatives to trusts; offshore trusts; trusts and deeds of variation; trustee investment strategies; death benefits under registered pension schemes; by-pass trusts; asset protection trusts; personal injury trusts; money laundering and the Trust Registration Service.