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21 September 2017
Millennium Knightsbridge Hotel,

UK Land Tax 2017

Chaired by Patrick Soares

Major changes to the taxation of property dealing and development transactions

What to Expect from a Patrick Soares Event:

A bit about Patrick

Mr Soares advises on all areas of taxation, with particular emphasis on the taxation and structuring of property transactions, value added tax, trusts and offshore tax. He acts for many high profile clients and large commercial enterprises.  He lectures on a great variety of topics and chairs annual London conferences on Optimum Tax Structures for Land Transactions, Corporate and Personal Taxation and Taxation of the Family Business and Overseas Trusts and Companies.

Reference Booklet for All Delegates

Patrick produced a comprehensive and highly  informative booklet for all delegates to take back to the office and share with colleagues who could not attend the event themselves.

Techical and Practical Sessions

That really drills down into the detail of even the most complex of problems. 

The elite speaking panel will offer practical guidance and case study examples in order for you to get the most out of the conference. 

Key Highlights Include:

The New FA 2016 Transactions in Land Code in Practice
  • Fragmentation
  • Use of old 776 case law
  • Share sales and appropriation to stock
  • Nature of the charge
  • Key heads of charge
  • Treaty protection outside the Islands
  • Double company structures
  • Safe sales
  • UK estate agents
  • Deciding to develop (for residential purposes) and sell an investment
  • Case studies
Incorporating a Letting Business Without SDLT and CGT
  • Meaning of business
  • The Sale alternative
  • SDLT partnership relief
  • Foreign companies
  • Uplift in base cost
  • Part business
  • Loans and the CGT base cost
  • IHT magic
  • New renal pot


Multiple Land Owners and Farmers Selling Land to a Developer – The Equalisation Agreement Problems and Entrepreneurs’ Relief Problems
  • Clashing land interests under the Equalisation Agreement
  • The contract problem
  • The part sale problem
  • Trade carve-outs
  • Incorporation of separate business – no CGT and no SDLT
  • Bringing children into the partnership – gift roll-over and IHT
  • 12month /3 year rule
  • Farming trade and the deemed trade rules
  • Ceasing that trade
  • Multiple partnerships
  • SDLT points of charge


Why Attend this Event

Independent & Impartial

As the only fully independent provider of such events we are uniquely positioned to provide impartial events for the benefit of the whole industry. Our only interest is the success and stellar experience at our events of our attendees.

Networking opportunities

An engaged and senior audience drawn from the whole intermediary network to HNWs is the perfect opportunity to benefit from meeting your key audience tailored to you. Many exclusive networking opportunities take place at our events allowing you to connect with stakeholders you want to.

Unrivalled speakers

The speaker faculty is carefully selected for each and every event to bring the best thinkers on a particular topic to the events whatever.

Previous Attendees Include:

• James Cowper Kreston 

• MHA MacIntyre Hudson LLP

• Grant Thornton UK LLP

• Duncan & Toplis Ltd 

• King & Wood Mallesons 

• Equiom Solutions Ltd  

• Citroen 

• Slaughter & May 

• Saffery Champness 

• Attendus Trust Company 

• AG Smith &  Williamson Ltd 

• British Land Company PLC 

• Rosscot 

• Church of England Central Services 

• Dixon Wilson Moore Stephens LLP

• Woodenbridge Consulting Ltd 

• Bedell Group 

• Blick Rothenberg LLP 

• Canary Wharf Limited 

• Clyde & Co LLP 

• Intertrust Blackfriars Tax Solutions LLP 

• Anderson Anderson Brown LLP 

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