Tax advisor fined over Stamp Duty avoidance advice

Cornerstone’s David Hannah has been ordered to pay a total of £60,000 for “failing to properly assess and communicate” the risks of a Stamp Duty avoidance scheme in 2007. The Tribunal agreed, however, that the advisor “had not behaved dishonestly”.

Gary Hersham on mega-deals, expansion plans & the future of luxury real estate

INTERVIEW: A titan of the super-prime scene, Gary Hersham has been brokering mega-deals for the last four decades – and remains the first port of call for many of the world’s wealthiest househunters. PrimeResi caught up with the enigmatic Beauchamp Estates boss to discuss expansion plans, breaking records and how the coronavirus has been changing aspirations in the luxury real estate market…