• Tax

    This area is for tax practitioners and includes latest information, as well as links to related Law Society advice and services.

  • Tax rules for compensation and settlements: when are they considered capital gains?

    HMRC wants to change tax rules surrounding compensation amounts over £1 million. We are liaising with HMRC in order to achieve the best possible outcome for members.

    13 November 2014
    Advice

    LLP tax changes: short video

    See our short video explaining the changes.

    20 March 2014
    Advice

    General anti-abuse rule now in force

    The general anti-abuse rule (GAAR) that came into force on 17 July 2013 applies to stamp duty land tax as well as other taxes.

    24 July 2013
    Advice
  • Recommended

    Criminal Finances Act 2017
    Criminal Finances Act 2017

    This guide explains how the Criminal Finances Act will affect your clients’ businesses.

    Criminal Finances Act 2017 > More
  • Did you find what you were looking for?
    What were you looking for?
    Did you use the site search?

    Feedback from you will help us improve out website. If you would like us to contact you please leave your contact details.

  • Share this page:
  • Most relevant types

    clear selection

    Filter by date

    Select dates:

  • Practice Advice Service

    Free and confidential support and advice for Law Society members and employees of law firms.
    Call us on 020 7320 5675.

  • Sign up for Professional Update

    Stay up-to-date by signing up for our weekly Professional Update newsletter.

    > Sign up now
  • Tax Committee

    Our Tax Law Committee, is part of our Legal Affairs and Policy Board. Through the committee we review and promote improvements in tax law and procedure.

    > Terms of reference and membership
  • Law Society library members

    Get free help with your research by email, phone or visiting

    > Find out about our services
  • Gazette jobs

    Legal Aprenticeships

    What does an apprenticeship involve? Involving through-the-job and class room learning, apprenticeships give...

    Legal Aprenticeships>Apply now

    Lawyers

    Make a difference at the heart of Government The Government is recruiting exceptional lawyers to help shape th...

    Lawyers>Apply now

  • Join us on social media

    We have many social media channels for our varied audiences.

    > Find out more