Forsters has advised Canmoor and CarVal Investors on the sale of an extensively refurbished 180,000 square foot landmark office building, the Interchange Building in Croydon. It was acquired by CCP 5, the new perpetual core plus fund advised by pan-European real estate investment manager Tristan Capital Partners, from a fund advised by CarVal Investors.Read more
It has been more than two years since the government launched the most far-reaching review of the taxation of non-UK domiciliaries since 2008.
The proposals included reforms to the deemed domicile rules, changes to the inheritance tax treatment of UK residential property-holding structures, and anti-avoidance measures affecting the tax treatment of non-UK trusts.Read more
Patrick Harney and Emma White have been invited to present an update on the UK Non-Domiciliary rules by STEP New York (27 September) and STEP Miami (25 September).Read more
Patrick Harney, Head of Private Client, will present at the US UK Tax & Estate Planning Conference 2017 taking place on 19 September.
His presentation is titled “US/UK Estate Tax Treaty – Issues that affect planning” and Patrick will co-present with Alex Jones of Frank Hirth.Read more
Forsters LLP has appointed its first group of four legal apprentices, all of whom start work later this month. The new paralegal apprenticeship programme is provided as part of the government Trailblazer scheme for A level students who have a keen interest in developing a career in a legal environment without wishing to attend university.Read more
Forsters has advised clients of Rockspring Property Investment Managers LLP (“Rockspring”) in relation to the acquisition of three urban logistics assets.Read more
Forsters has acted on behalf of The Crown Estate in relation to the sale of a long leasehold interest in multi-let retail, restaurant and office building Golden Cross House on the Strand in central London.Read more
Forsters has advised The Crown Estate in relation to the disposal of its freehold interest in 10 Bloomsbury Way, London for £33 million to a German investment fund.Read more
On Wednesday 26 July Patrick Harney, Head of Private Client and the US/UK practice, will moderate the US Professionals Association (USPA) Summer meeting.Read more
Anthony Thompson, Private Client partner, will present at the Cross Border Planning for the Private Client – Europe conference taking place on 28 September in London.Read more