Share schemes for employees are good practice

THESE SHARE SCHEMES TABLES summarise the respective tax treatments of the three most common ways of providing equity reward to UK tax resident employees.

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CONFLUENCE Tax is delighted to have provided tax structuring advice to F-star Delta, the fourth asset-centric vehicle in the F-star family, in its recent immuno-oncology collaboration. This deal underscores the attractiveness of F-star’s asset-centric business model, which provides a flexible deal-making framework while at the same time maximises the value of F-star’s bispecific programmes and…

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The UK general election result generated a lot of heat but did not shed much light on the future. The outcome for tax issues relating to biotechnology and technology businesses is clear and simple – no change.  Whatever a minority Conservative administration does, or is forced to do, in order to continue, there are no…

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Confluence Tax will be attending BioTrinity 2017, Europe’s leading biopartnering and investment conference, May 8-10, Novotel London West. We’re looking forward to catching up with our clients and chatting to new delegates. Why not come by stand #35 we’re always happy to talk through the latest tax developments in relation to company structures, R&D tax credits, share schemes…

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Mountains-in-Switzerland–for–BIA-tax-trip

WHEN I received the invitation to attend the UK BioIndustry Association’s biotech fact-finding mission to Switzerland to see how the biotech sector might interact in a post-EU UK, I was intrigued to see how it could work for tax. If you indulge in lazy comparisons then you could muse on whether a devolved UK of England, Scotland,…

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