Capital Allowances – Pool them or lose them!

Professional Development


During this seminar, Shaun Marsden, Founding Member CATAX, will guide delegates through a journey of capital allowances exploration from a general understanding of the legislation through to the role they can play in benefitting an owning entity. Recent changes to legislation presents new challenges and opportunities to investors of UK assets – Shaun will reveal all and arm delegates with a good knowledge of what to consider to identify potential added value for their clients.

Suitable For

Any delegate who delivers services to non-resident landlords who hold UK commercial property investments purchased for £1m + (regardless of the year of purchase)

19 Mar 2020    View session times
19 Mar 2020    15:00 - 16:00
1 CPD hours
1 hour

Capital Allowances – Pool them or lose them!

Date: 19 Mar 2020
Time: 15:00 - 16:00

Cost: GBP 55

Learning Outcomes

Having attended this event, delegates will:

  • Have a greater understanding of capital allowances and the role they play within commercial property transactions.
  • Develop a general knowledge of the key changes introduced in 2014 to the CAA 2001 ACT and the financial opportunities/risks these present to commercial property owners when buying or selling an asset.
  • Be able to identify potential beneficiaries who may qualify for an appraisal and enjoy a significant unexpected benefit

General information

Venue: St James Concert and Assembly Hall


  • Certificates of attendance are provided*
  • 1 hours of CPD

*Please note that all delegates must sign-in upon arrival in order to receive a CPD Certificate


Shaun Marsden, Founding Member of CATAX

Catax is the UK’s largest independent tax adviser in both Capital Allowances and Research & Development Tax Relief. As a founding member of Catax, Shaun Marsden has been responsible for uncovering and conclusively delivering over £1bn of capital allowances for UK commercial property investors. Catax operate their services from 4 UK offices and also in Guernsey and Canada with over 125 specialists in the team. Catax work with a growing number of fiduciary operators in the Channel Islands who together with their peers hold responsibility for over 36,000 commercial properties located within the M25 alone!