Perspectives: A Review of Current Legal Issues and Trends Looking Ahead to 2017

Although the EU referendum, and the various (tax and non-tax) implications for business arising out of the UK’s decision to leave the EU, has somewhat dominated the news for much of this year, another important development which has garnered rather less attention has been the proliferation of proposed changes to the domestic tax code. While Brexit will undoubtedly lead to widespread changes, those changes are unlikely to begin in a material way until the UK comes closer to leaving the EU (which will probably not be for at least two more years following the triggering, in Q1 2017, of Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty). Read more.