Tax considerations for investing into the UK

17 January 2018

The UK is one of the top destinations for foreign direct investment in Europe. Many overseas organisations are attracted to the UK for its reputation as one of the most open economies in the world and a country with a stable business and political environment. The UK Government is committed to creating the most attractive tax environment in the G20 to make it more attractive to international businesses.

The attached BDO flyer provides an overview of the key tax considerations for Indian businesses that are looking to invest in the UK. It particularly covers the following:

  • Corporation tax – Key features of the corporation tax regime in the UK, including tax incentives such as R&D tax relief, patent box regime, etc.‚Äč
  • Employment tax – Tax breaks available to employers and employees coming to work in the UK, including incentives for UK income tax and National Insurance Contributions.
  • Value added tax (VAT) – VAT rates, compliance, implications of Brexit and other key VAT issues that Indian business should consider when operating in the UK.

Download our UK tax flyer below, which we hope you find useful.