Income Tax Act 2007 Explanatory Notes

Section 267: Transfers of shares between spouses or civil partners

811.This section prevents loss of VCT relief occurring where the shares in question are disposed of between spouses or civil partners who are living together at the time of disposal. It also provides for step-in-shoes treatment, for VCT relief purposes, in respect of shares transferred between those spouses or civil partners. It is based on paragraph 3(5) to (7) of Schedule 15B to ICTA.

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