Tax issues for late-life oil and gas assets
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A discussion paper on the tax treatment of late-life oil and gas assets, focussing on the tax issues that could affect their transfer.
PDF, 326KB, 29 pages
At Spring Budget 2017, the government announced it would publish a discussion paper on the tax treatment of late-life oil and gas assets. This paper considers the tax issues on the transfer of such assets to new investors and whether any changes to the tax rules could facilitate these transfers and support the government’s aim of Maximising Economic Recovery.
Ways to respond
Late Life Oil and Gas Asset Responses
Energy and Transport Tax Team
Business and International Tax Group
1 Horse Guards Road
London SW1A 2HQ
Published: 20 March 2017
From: HM Treasury