Monday, May 08, 2006

Muslims forced to sell homes

Guardian: Muslims may have to sell homes because of trusts clampdown

Change in law re:trusts forces sharia Wills to incur tax, forcing heirs to sell home.

Posted by Miles Brignall @ 10:50 AM (676 views)
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2. Retiredbanker said...

In France, trusts for the avoidance of tax are not recognised. We should do the same here, but of course this
would put the entrenched "tax avoidance" industry out of business. We can't have that happening can we!

Monday, May 8, 2006 02:48PM Report Comment

3. Inbreda said...

I mentioned a couple of days ago that I live in Guernsey, which is of course a haven for tax avoiders, and I wish the British government would cease to recognise trusts and offshore jurisdictions. The island has gone from being a genuinely nice place to live to being a playground for the rich, full of 4by4 and mercedes sports car driving arrogant parasites. Locals can no longer afford to live in their homeland and are being financially squeezed out. Just check out some of the offerings:

Monday, May 8, 2006 03:34PM Report Comment

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