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Our team of experts shine a spotlight on new legal developments, share their views on the impact of current affairs, and offer insights on issues that could impact you and your business.
While the perception of the pitfalls of US/UK tax planning has improved since this article was first written in 2011, there remains…
Surrey is the UK’s Inheritance Tax capital, with the county’s residents paying £259m in IHT in 2017/18*
Advances in technology have been invaluable during the lockdown brought about by coronavirus but, until recently, making a Will could not be done digitally.
Elderly people who have moved back into a property during lockdown that they have previously gifted to family members…
Plans to review Capital Gains Tax (CGT) have raised speculation that headline rates may be increased later this year.
There could be a silver lining in the stock market crash for individuals who want to transfer assets to their dependents.
The increase in the value of estates being inherited over the last five years is entirely due to property price inflation.
Joint bank accounts may be a flexible and practical solution for the management of money on a day to day basis.
The First Tier Tax Tribunal case of Rogge and Others v HMRC concerned three appeals against assessments to income tax by HMRC, relating specifically to the income tax implications for settlors and trustees of settlor-interested trusts where the settlor pays income to the trust (for example, by way of rent or loan interest).
The spouse exemption is arguably the most important inheritance tax (IHT) relief, as it ensures that no IHT is payable on any gift made between husbands and wives or civil partners during their lifetime or on death.
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