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Cunningham Coates news

Tuesday, 23 February 2016
Local investment management firm, Cunningham Coates has today announced the appointment of John Cubitt and David Currie with immediate effect.
Wednesday, 18 March 2015
The government has announced that legislation will be introduced to prevent entrepreneurs’ relief applying to certain disposals of shareholdings, where the holding structure for the shares is considered to have been contrived for the purpose of obtaining the relief.
Wednesday, 18 March 2015
Mike Fosberry discusses the potential for pensioners to sell their annuity for cash.
Monday, 19 January 2015
Failure to register to file your tax return online by January 21, could mean you are unable to meet the deadline at the end of January.
Wednesday, 3 December 2014
Initial reaction to the Autumn Statement from Tina Riches, national tax partner at Smith & Williamson, the accountancy and investment management group
Friday, 28 November 2014
Predictions abound ahead of the Chancellors Autumn Statement. A raft of changes including increase in IHT threshold, introduction of a mansion tax and a simplification of employment taxes to benefit SMEs could be confirmed.
Monday, 13 October 2014
Smith & Williamson, the accountancy and investment management group, delivered continued strong growth in the year to 30 April 2014 with both the Investment Management and Banking division and Tax and Business Services division reporting solid results.
Wednesday, 19 March 2014
Tina Riches, national tax partner at Smith & Williamson, the accountancy and investment management group offers her initial comments.
Friday, 20 December 2013
Cunningham Coates Stockbrokers, in collaboration with Enda McLernon of Smith & Williamson Tax LLP Dungannon, returned for another year to their Virtual Chamber of Commerce competition for students. This is a competition which we introduced last year in the Dungannon area whereby two local schools, St Patrick’s Academy, Dungannon and The Royal School, Dungannon took part. Such was the success, we expanded the geographical area to include students of St Patrick’s Grammar School, Armagh.
Thursday, 28 November 2013
New research from a survey of ultra-high net worth (UHNW) families, with a combined wealth of over £1billion, underlines concern about passing wealth to the next generation.Half of the families taking part in a survey by Smith & Williamson, the investment management and accountancy group, have misgivings about the younger generation managing the family wealth.