Homeowners potentially liable to inheritance tax (IHT) need to plan whether and how to take full advantage of upcoming changes to the IHT rules due in April 2017, which could significantly reduce the IHT payable on death.
Landlords and tenants of both domestic and non-domestic private rented premises should start preparing for new regulations requiring many of them to make energy efficiency improvements to their properties before they can continue to be rented out.
mployers and individuals sentenced for health and safety, corporate manslaughter and food hygiene offences face increased fines as a result of new guidelines requiring sentences to have a ‘real economic impact’.
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