Welcome to verFides
Private Wealth – Advisory, Structuring & Professional Services
Our name is derived from two Latin words which express renewal and trust.
Our mission is to live up to our name by combining a fresh approach with integrity and experience to offer a comprehensive and discreet service.
Verfides originally started business in the early 1970s and during its existence it has been owned by multinational investment banks. Verfides is now independent and fully owned by its management.
Our management team brings together qualified and highly-respected professionals with long-standing expertise in the provision of advisory, structuring and professional services to private clients.
Verfides has offices in key international financial centres. To extend our reach globally and deliver the very best knowledge and resources for the benefit of our clients, we also partner with outstanding professionals worldwide.
We stress creativity and imagination in everything we do. We know that the needs of each client are unique and so we tailor our advice and solutions to their specific requirements. We always bring our commitment, excellence and enterprise to ensure outstanding service to all our clients. We pride ourselves on our experience and approachability.
We understand that change is a fact of life and we welcome the challenges that change brings. We engage with our clients to develop the right response at the right time to benefit from the opportunities change presents.
In an increasingly complex world we are proud to bring our expertise and commitment in providing outstanding services to our clients.
Our knowledge and experience together with the business creativity of our clients is a powerful combination and makes Verfides a trusted partner and an experienced advisor.
We regularly publish technical articles and guides on our website and in professional publications on various tax and structuring matters, including updates on developments in UK and international tax. Click “See All” below to view our full library.
UK resident employees are generally taxable in the UK on worldwide employment income. However, non-domiciled employees may be eligible for UK tax relief in respect of income attributable to duties performed outside the UK, under the ‘Overseas Workday Relief’ (OWR) provisions. To benefit from OWR, the individual must be a remittance basis user for the tax year in question, the earnings must be paid into a non-UK account and must not be remitted to the UK.Read more
With effect from 6 April 2019, the UK’s capital gains tax (CGT) regime for non-residents was extended to include UK commercial property as well as indirect disposals of UK real estate (whether residential or commercial).For disposals made on or after 6 April 2019, non-resident individuals, trustees and partnerships are chargeable to UK capital gains tax and non-resident companies are subject to corporation tax.Read more
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Supervisory & Regulatory Bodies
Verfides is registered with and supervised by HM Revenue and Customs as a Trust and Company Service Provider ("TCSP") under The Money Laundering Regulations 2007.
Verfides (Ireland) Limited and Verfides Trustees Limited are authorised by the Department of Justice and Equality of the Ministry of Justice to carry on Trust and Company Service Provider business in the Republic of Ireland under The Criminal Justice (Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing) Act 2010.
Verfides Group companies are registered with the IRS of the USA as Foreign Financial Institutions (FFI) and are fully compliant with legislation relating to US FATCA in all the jurisdictions where there is a local regulatory requirement.