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Royalty withholding tax

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The circumstances in which royalties and other types of payment made to connected persons not resident in the UK have a liability to income tax.

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Consultation description

The government will introduce legislation in Finance Bill 2018-19 that broadens the circumstances in which certain payments made to non-UK residents have a liability to income tax. These changes will have effect from April 2019.

The consultation focuses on the design of that legislation.


Royalties Withholding Tax - consultation

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Published 1 December 2017