Corporate tax

“Blake Morgan LLP has an excellent range and depth of team knowledge and good commercial understanding.”

Legal 500 2019
A commercially sound and trusted corporate tax advisory service provided across the full range of corporate transactions.

Main areas of practice 

Our tax team provides detailed and in-depth advice in relation to all matters that affect the life of a corporate:  reconstructions and reorganisation; exit strategies; fund raising; share option schemes and management incentivisation; mergers and acquisitions; investment; succession in family businesses and the like.

Clients

We provide this service to a diverse range of clients.  From large international groups of companies seeking to involve us in their corporate activity to ensure visibility on tax to family owned companies looking to expand or simply take care of succession matters in the business.  Our clients carry on business in sectors such as retail; film; manufacturing; leisure; education; health care and property.   

Other expertise

We also provide advice on employee remuneration, benefits, termination and settlement agreements and working with consultants.  Our work in this area spans a client base both in the private and public sector and we regularly advise these clients on the off-payroll working rules and its impact on their businesses.

Useful links

Our Corporate Tax team has compiled a list of relevant links for you. Please click on the website address below for further details:

If you have any questions about Corporate Tax, you can use our contact form to get in touch.

“Good internal communication, which ensures everything runs smoothly.”

The Legal 500 UK 2017

Related expertise

Main contacts

Related Knowledge & Resources

Autumn Budget 2018: IR35 rolled out to the private sector

News

Following consultation over the summer, the Chancellor has announced the extension of the IR35 off-payroll rules to the private sector.

Autumn Budget 2018: Chancellor announces UK Digital Services Tax

News

Chancellor Hammond has made a pre-emptive move in order to impose a tax on the UK generated revenues of tech giants, explains legal director Cathy Bryant.

EMI Options: EU Approval Granted

News

Further to our blog post on the 6th April 2018, we can now confirm that the EU has granted approval for the EMI scheme to continue under the state aid rules.

Investors' Relief - available from 6 April

Investors' Relief has languished below the radar for the last 3 years, but 6 April 2019 is the date from which the earliest qualifying periods for holding shares which may be eligible for Investors Relief, come to an end.

The 2019 Loan Charge - Don't be caught out!

With just on a month to go until the one-off tax charge on disguised remuneration loans comes into effect, there is no sign that HMRC is backing off introducing the measure, or that the concern is going to be effective in stopping this implementation.

Entrepreneurs' Relief - Filling the gap

In our previous post on this subject following the Autumn 2018 Budget, we considered the changes to the qualification criteria which must be met and update this now.

Taxing termination payments – six months on

Are you using the new mandatory calculation when establishing what part of a termination payment is taxable? Six months on, are there still areas that you, your managers or your payroll colleagues find confusing? We guide you through some common issues.

New guidance published for off-payroll working in the public sector

April 2017 sees the implementation of many significant changes including the gender pay reporting requirements, the apprenticeship levy and off-payroll working in the public sector.

Partnership consultation: Change ahead

We discuss the recent consultation to consider some of the areas within the partnership rules which HMRC consider are being used for tax avoidance.