Re: What’s the most tax efficient way for an expat to save for retirement?
Posted: July 3rd, 2018, 9:44 pm
DiamondEcho wrote:Thanks DSPP, but alas companies like this need such thorough ID checks these days (like embassy certified copies of passports etc) before they'll interact with you, that there will not be enough time for hurdles like that. So right now I'm thinking I'll just unwind the position and then/likely buy it back 30/+ days later. It might be better to face a present gross trade cost of a couple of £k, than a future CGT cost of many multiples of that.
... shame the UK tax code is so impenetrable...
You may be surprised. They are at the personal end of the spectrum. However I would sell and rinse if I were you, perhaps by staging within something similar but not exactly the same.