UK tax residency for expats

The statutory residence test

Our UK tax residency service will detail the steps you need to take to achieve your desired resident status.

UK RESIDENT STATUS

Our resident assessment service is the first and most crucial step in determining your exposure to UK taxation at any given period of time.

If you are planning a move overseas, the assessment can be used to manage your travel pattern, work pattern and ties to the UK so that you can take the necessary steps to achieve your desired resident status.

Travel pattern

Your level of presence in the UK for leisure purposes can impact your resident status.

Work pattern

Your level of presence in the UK and overseas for work purposes can impact your resident status.

Ties

Your ties/connections to the UK such as property and family can impact your resident status.

WHO NEEDS THIS SERVICE?

This service is recommended for internationally mobile tax payers who have ties to the UK, such as:

Expats moving to the UK who wish to understand the date they ‘enter’ the UK tax system.

Expats leaving the UK who wish to understand how to ‘exit’ the UK tax system and become non-resident.

Digital nomads working remotely for a UK company who wish to reclaim PAYE and receive salary gross.

GTC are here to provide you with quality tax preparation services and personalised consultations tailored to your unique needs.

Whether you’re an expat looking for expert guidance to reduce your UK tax exposure, manage your UK tax obligations and mitigate dual taxation we’ve got you covered.

Complete this form and a GTC advisor will be in touch to guide you through the next steps.

RESIDENCY FAQs

What is the Statutory Resident Test?


The Statutory Resident test is tax legislation that determines an individuals resident status in a particular tax year.

What is the standard turnaround time for the assessment?


We will provide the resident assessment to you within 10 working days upon receipt of complete information.

Does the resident assessment include countries other than the UK?


No, the assessment will review your position in the UK only. If you are resident in multiple countries, we can review the international position, to determine which country has primary taxing rights, for an additional fee.

I want to become non-resident, can you help?


Yes our assessment will confirm the steps you need to take to become non-resident.

What are GTC’s resident assessment fees?


Our minimum resident assessment fee is £300.

Our fees are disclosed in our engagement letter and scope of services and you will only be charged if you decide to proceed with our services.

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