Office of Tax Simplification



Coll Murchison-MacDonald: OTS CGT report offers helpful recommendations for farming and land-based businesses

Coll Murchison-MacDonald, partner at Saffery Champness' Inverness office, and a member of its Landed Estates and Rural Business Group, discusses the recommendations for farming and land-based businesses in the latest Office of Tax Simplification (OTS) report on Capital Gains Tax (CGT).

Published 26 May 2021

Capital gains tax changes a 'recipe for disaster', businesses warn

Business leaders in the UK have warned Chancellor Rishi Sunak that he risks demoralising entrepreneurs if he acts upon proposals to reform capital gains tax.

Published 13 November 2020

Capital gains tax reform targets UK's higher and middle class

Landlords, small business owners, investors and second-home owners are facing a rise in tax after a review ordered by Chancellor Rishi Sunak.  

Published 12 November 2020