Donald Simpson, a Partner specialising in international tax affairs, writes for expatmoneychannel on expats returning home where there is a small window of time before a longer or more permanent return to the UK.

In such situations Donald notes that:"...it is important to leave your present jurisdiction cleanly and ensure someone is appointed to finalise you tax affairs in that jurisdiction. It may be helpful for a trusted friend or adviser to be appointed under a Power of Attorney to enable them to sign for you and act on your behalf when you are back in the UK."

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