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Investment manager exemption ‘white list’ facing expansion

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HMRC is consulting until 16 September 2013 on adding two new terms to the investment manager exemption ‘white list’ of transactions, i.e. those carried out by non-resident funds and not taxed in the UK as trading activities of the fund. The first addition, ‘any transaction in rights under a life insurance policy’ would cover investment in traded US life policies; the second, ‘any transferable unit relating to emissions of greenhouse gases’ would broaden the range of carbon credits covered by the exemption.

Issue: 1180
Categories: News , Corporate taxes