FSL News & Views

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  • Spring Budget 2021

    Here is a summary of items announced that may be relevant to FSL clients.  For more detail, please refer to the GOV.UK website and the Overview of Tax Legislation and Rates (OOTLAR) published by HM Treasury and HMRC that gives a comprehensive summary of all the tax-related changes.  All the changes announced will form part […]

  • UK Tax day

    Last week, the Treasury announced that it intends to lay a Command Paper “Tax policies and consultations (Spring 2021)” before Parliament on the 23rd March.  This will contain announcements relating to tax policy and include the launch of a number of consultations.  The change aims to separate consultation announcements from other statements made on Budget […]

  • FSL Chain Mail

    FSL’s Chain Mail is a regular blog containing links to news articles that we think are worth sharing. This edition of Chain Mail examines the latest views of how Covid-19 might impact taxation in the upcoming March Budget.  Many believe that a hike in tax is inevitable and that CGT is most likely to see […]

  • FSL Office News

    FSL moved quickly at the start of the pandemic to safeguard the health of our employees and follow government guidelines to enable staff to work from home. As the year progressed we adapted our technology and processes to ensure we could maintain the level of service our clients expect whilst ensuring the safety of our […]

  • ORF Sample Data Available

    The recent update of the Offshore Reporting Fund product page on the FSL website includes a number of new additions. A video and Factsheet provide details of why FSL’s Offshore Reporting Fund Solution is a superior product. There is information on what is provided as part of the service. Additionally the website now includes a […]

  • New EDI & FSL Partnership

    We are pleased to announce a new partnership between Exchange Data International (EDI) and FSL. With HMRC clamping down on offshore funds tax avoidance, there is a demand for the provision of trusted data on complex investment vehicles.  This partnership will offer FSL’s Offshore Reporting Funds service to EDI customers. “We have worked with EDI […]

  • Round-up of Expert Predictions for 2021

    Following a year that no-one could have predicted, we have looked at some of the many expert predictions for 2021.  Below are a few of the articles that we think are interesting and would like to share with you. Every year LinkedIn ask “Influencers, Top Voices and frequent contributors to share the Big Ideas they […]

  • New ESG Regulations

    At FSL we constantly monitor for changes that might affect our clients both in terms of taxation and other regulations.  Like the wider wealth management industry, we are keeping a close eye on the growing trend for ESG and how regulations are being imposed. As part of the European Union’s process of legislating a sustainable […]