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UK's richest people exploiting loophole to cut tax rate, IFS

More than 9,000 of the richest people in the UK collected more than £1m each in capital gains last year, exploiting a loophole that could result in them paying tax at a rate as low as 10%.

UK's richest people exploiting loophole to cut tax rate, IFS
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  • Shared by the Guardian
  • November 06, 2019
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Economists at the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) thinktank said wealthy professionals often chose to form companies and partnerships to be eligible for lower capital gains tax (CGT) rates rather than collect salaries that would be subject to the top rate of income tax.

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