Tax Corner

[Expat corner] HMRC ‘special treatment’ for expats stranded in UK by coronavirus [Expat corner] HMRC ‘special treatment’ for expats stranded in UK by coronavirus

HMRC said in a guidance note that it will treat as "exceptional circumstances" people quarantined or self-isolating in the UK,...
25 Mar 2020

[Expat corner] Budget 2020: attracting talent to the UK [Expat corner] Budget 2020: attracting talent to the UK

The UK has been through what feels like an interminable period of naval gazing. Now that the Brexit decision is...
10 Mar 2020

[Tax Corner] Brexit latest for employers [Tax Corner] Brexit latest for employers

The UK ceased to be a member of the European Union on January 31, 2020, and has entered a transitional...
17 Feb 2020

[Tax Corner] Coronavirus repatriations: implications for employers [Tax Corner] Coronavirus repatriations: implications for employers

Back in 2014 at the height of the Ebola crisis, many employers repatriated their expatriate employees (i.e. UK employees seconded...
17 Feb 2020

[Tax Corner] The problem with hidden employees [Tax Corner] The problem with hidden employees

The problem with hidden employees is the unknown unknowns. When I get asked to help deal with a hidden employee-related...
06 Feb 2020

[Tax Corner] HR: Help from “The Three P's” of global mobility [Tax Corner] HR: Help from “The Three P's” of global mobility

As anyone involved in global mobility knows, posting employees (Assignees) from one country to another can be a complex undertaking....
04 Feb 2020

[Tax Corner] Hiring Overseas: Let's Talk Compliance [Tax Corner] Hiring Overseas: Let's Talk Compliance

With employment at record high levels, employers in the UK are increasingly looking overseas to secure the right skills, Lee...
04 Feb 2020