As property prices increase, more and more people are finding that they will be leaving an Inheritance Tax bill for their loved ones on their deaths.
We act for a wealthy couple who wanted to help their granddaughter onto the property ladder. Tom Bradfield worked with the granddaughter, providing her with advice on how to protect her new wealth.
Thomson Snell & Passmore has responded to the Law Commission’s consultation on the law of wills.
Q. We want to help our 20 year old daughter buy her first flat, but we’re worried about putting such a valuable asset directly in her name. Is there anything we can do to protect the property until she’s a bit older?
Solicitor, Stuart Price from our Private Client team speaks to Professional Adviser about IHT considerations for unmarried couples and the practical steps they can take.
Desmond O'Donnell, senior associate from our family department and Stuart Price, solicitor from our private client department speak with Spear's about pre-nuptial agreements for wealthy families.
Solicitor, Sarah Nettleship from our private client team speaks to ePrivate Client about the upcoming changes to IHT and the government’s reforms of taxation of ‘non-doms’.
The number of cohabiting unmarried couples in the UK is on the rise. Stuart Price from our Private Client team speaks to Professional Adviser about IHT considerations for unmarried couples and the practical steps they can take.
Owner-managed businesses : tax-efficient wills for company directors
Q: I have recently separated from my long term partner, we were not married. Am I able to make a financial claim against them?
We are pleased to receive, for another year, the accolade from eprivateclient of being listed as one of the Top 25 Law Firms in the UK.
Q. Was there any good news for SMEs in the Budget?
A. Whilst not transforming the landscape for SMEs, there was certainly some good news. The Chancellor looked to shift some of the tax burden onto large corporates, giving him some room to assist smaller businesses.
We are pleased to announce that we have again been awarded the accolade of eprivateclient’s Top 25 Private Client Law Firms for 2015.
We are delighted that Partners Simon Brown and Gilbert Green have been selected by their peers for inclusion in the forth edition of Best Lawyers in the United Kingdom ®.
These case studies were serialised in the Kent and Sussex Courier, but are collated together in this case to show all of the different stages a company can go through and how we can assist. MexxaMixx is a ficticious Kent-based business which manufactures and sells a range of Mexican style cooking sauces.
The answer depends on the way their wealth is structured.