Posts Tagged UK

UK to ban online gamblers from paying with credit cards

UK to ban online gamblers from paying with credit cards

The UK’s Gambling Commission has announced that as of 14 April 2020, consumers will no longer be able to use credit cards to bet online. The ban will impact all online casino and betting operators that provide services inside the United Kingdom and comes after the Commission’s

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UK Financial Conduct Authority Issues Crypto Guidelines

UK Financial Conduct Authority Issues Crypto Guidelines

The UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has this week released its long-awaited guidelines for the classification of crypto assets. The new regulations seek to clarify which asset classes fall under the jurisdiction of the financial watchdog, and which do not. The newly released guidelines do not differ

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Offshore Companies: How to escape the offshore property tax trap

On December 11, the Government published draft legislation outlining new taxes and charges which will have to be paid by offshore companies which own property in the UK. Although a consultation document on the topic was issued in May, there have been some significant changes since then – and property owners should start to plan accordingly before the laws come into force.

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