Rapid changes in UK real estate tax law mean that the global tax landscape can be a challenge. You need to optimise your business for this when planning for transactions or growing your business.

The continually changing macroeconomic environment creates both challenges and opportunities for those investing in, developing and occupying real estate. As you navigate the commercial issues, we can support you with the tax impacts of different options both in the UK and globally through our international network of specialist real estate tax advisers.

  • Clear tailored solutions
  • Holistic approach
  • Bespoke tax software
  • Clear tailored solutions
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    Structure your investing and transactions in a tax-efficient way that’s tailored to meet your commercial needs.
  • Holistic approach
    Holistic approach
    You’ll be guided through different tax implications by a range of specialists who are focused on your business and goals.
  • Bespoke tax software
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    Bespoke capital allowances and tax depreciation software will help you stay head in a fast-changing tax landscape.

Why Grant Thornton

Our people listen closely and work holistically to find the right tax approach to realise your goals. Expect a friendly team of advisers who can quickly grasp your challenges, explain the tax implications and guide you to a solution.

We advise many of the leading investors in the market from pan-European real estate funds to some of the largest REITs, from institutional investors to private companies.

Whether you require advice on structuring real estate funds, transaction planning or operating, restructuring and compliance issues, we help you navigate the tax implications.

UK market opened up for Singapore-based real estate investment trust

The challenge
Elite Commercial REIT aspired to compete on a level playing field with UK-domiciled trusts: fulfilling tax obligations, delivering value for investors, and attracting investment capital.
The solution
We leveraged our international network to deliver an innovative remedy that worked for both the UK and Singapore tax authorities – built around listing on TISE.
The result
A clear shift in Elite Commercial REIT’s distributable income and its ability to attract investment and bid for UK real estate assets.
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