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Frank Hirth represented in eprivateclient top 35 under 35

Frank Hirth News - 12 Sep 2018
We are delighted to announce that John Sneddon, Senior Tax Manager at Frank Hirth has been named as a rising star in eprivateclient's Top 35 under…
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Frank Hirth presses for broader transitional rules on excess foreign taxes

Private Clients - 30 Aug 2018
  August 30, 2018   David J Kautter Assistant Secretary for Tax Policy, and Acting Commissioner, Internal Revenue Service U.S. Department of…
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Investments in Qualified Opportunity Zones offer Significant U.S. and Potential State Tax Savings

Business Tax - 24 Aug 2018
A new Federal program, which did not get much attention early on, was created with the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act signed into law on December 22nd, 2017.…
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Update: A lesson learned – The importance of a valid will

Private Clients - 23 Aug 2018
The sad death of a music icon has further highlighted the need to plan for your succession. Despite having significant wealth, a diverse asset base and,…
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IRS loses important test on FBAR Penalty

Private Clients - 09 Aug 2018
Since 2004, the IRS has had the statutory authority in cases where a U.S. person willfully fails to disclose balances held in foreign bank or financial…
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Frank Hirth is shortlisted for the STEP Private Client Awards 2018

Frank Hirth News - 06 Aug 2018
We are delighted to announce that Frank Hirth has been shortlisted for the Accountancy Team of the Year award at the STEP Private Client 2018/19 Awards.…
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Will indexation relief be introduced for calculating US capital gains?

Private Clients - 01 Aug 2018
Where, as in the U.S., the measure of capital gain is the excess of proceeds over original cost, a taxpayer can legitimately argue that he is being taxed…
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Cross-border complexities

Trust, Estate and Family - 26 Jul 2018
David Foster, Private Client Tax Associate Director at Frank Hirth and Graeme Fraser, Partner at OGR Stock Denton LLP highlight the impact of future rule…
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