Equiom Solutions and Savills Seminar

15 November 2018 The Claremont Hotel, 18 Loch Promenade, Douglas, Isle of Man

Equiom Solutions, the tax division of the Equiom Group, will be co-hosting a breakfast seminar on the subject of 'UK property for Isle of Man residents and professionals' from 8.15am to 10am.


The agenda for the seminar is as follows:

08:15 - Registration and refreshments

08:30 - Introduction: Helen Woods, Managing Director, Equiom Solutions 

08:35 - Speaker 1: Glenn Cassidy, Senior Tax Consultant, Equiom Solutions

            Deciphering the latest changes to UK property tax legislation 

09:05 - Speaker 2: Faisal Choudhry, Director, Savills Scottish Research

            Challenges and opportunities in the residential sector

09:20 - Speaker 3: Steven Lang, Director, Savills Commercial Research

            Challenges and opportunities in the commercial sector

09:35 - Speaker 4: Simon Aldous, Director, Savills London Valuations 

            With the changes in April 2019 what valuations will be required and when?

09:40 - Speaker 5: Alec Harragin, Associate Director, Savills London Valuations

            Student accommodation investment considerations 

09:45 - Questions and closing remarks: Helen Woods, Managing Director, Equiom Solutions 

Speaker Biographies 

Helen Woods

Managing Director, Equiom Solutions

Helen is involved in many areas of tax, in particular those relating to offshore trusts and estates. She advises settlors and beneficiaries on the tax effects of receiving distributions and benefits from offshore trusts and on mitigating their tax liabilities. Helen also provides estate planning and general tax advice to both local and UK individuals as well as non-UK domiciliaries.

Learn more about Helen Woods.

Glenn Cassidy

Senior Tax Consultant - Equiom Solutions

Glenn advises Equiom's clients on the implications of newly introduced UK taxes affecting the holding of UK properties, and manages enquiries and investigations raised by HM Revenue and Customs and the Isle of Man Income Tax Division.

Learn more about Glenn Cassidy.

Faisal Choudhry

Director - Savills Scottish Research

Faisal is part of the Savills Residential Research team, specialising in the Scotland and Northern England markets and the forces that shape them. Faisal monitors trends in the development and new homes sectors and produces bespoke reports for national and regional builders, investors and financial institutions.

Steven Lang

Director - Savills Commercial Research

Steven is responsible for Savills' research and consultancy for science related, office and industrial property markets outside central London. His experience includes a wide variety of research consultancy projects, in all property sectors, for investors, developers, owners and occupiers.

Simon Aldous

Director - Savills London Valuations

Simon’s expertise lies in valuations for capital gains and inheritance tax purposes, properties held by companies, non domiciles and offshore trusts and Charities Act valuations. He regularly presents to trustees, trust companies and legal associations and gives talks for professional training.

Alec Harragin

Associate Director - Savills London Valuations

Alec acts for a variety of banks, solicitors, developers, trusts and private clients providing valuation of prime central London residential assets including single unit properties, development sites, portfolios and mixed use buildings. Alec also specialises in leasehold reform act valuations and negotiations.

Find out more about Equiom's Tax and VAT Services