Consultation outcome

Tackling offshore tax evasion: A requirement to notify HMRC of offshore structures

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Tackling offshore tax evasion: A requirement to notify HMRC of offshore structures - summary of responses

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Detail of outcome

This document contains:

  • a summary of responses to the consultation on the proposal to require intermediaries creating or promoting certain complex offshore financial arrangements to notify HMRC of these structures and their clients
  • the government’s response to the issues raised in the consultation

The government is grateful to all those who responded or participated in meetings for taking the time to consider the issues raised by the consultation document.

Original consultation

Summary

Consultation on a proposed new legal requirement that intermediaries notify HMRC of the creation of certain complex offshore financial arrangements.

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Consultation description

This consultation aims to establish the high level design principles for a proposed legal requirement on businesses that create or promote certain complex offshore financial arrangements to notify HMRC of their creation, and provide a list of clients using them.

Clients in their turn would be expected to notify HMRC of their involvement via a notification number on their personal tax account.

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Tackling offshore tax evasion: A requirement to notify HMRC of offshore structures

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Published 5 December 2016
Last updated 1 December 2017 + show all updates
  1. Published summary of responses
  2. First published.