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Tag: inheritance tax

Private Client Solicitor, Nina Gurra, will be giving a presentation on The Importance of Lasting Powers of Attorney including LPAs and business interests at the Harpenden Personal Finance Conference.

This free event, “Helping you shape your financia…

A recent report by the Office of Tax Simplification (OTS) contains a number of recommendations to deliver “a more coherent and understandable structure” to inheritance tax. These recommendations have been put to the government to consider and have no…

Business & Personal Investment Ltd (independent Financial Advisers) has published their latest newsletter all about Home Finance. Topics includes:

  • How the bank of mum and dad can help first time buyers
  • Retirement mortgages
  • Help to Buy scheme…

When it comes to owning property abroad it is important to understand the laws of succession in that jurisdiction in the event of the owner’s death.


In 2015 The EU Succession Regulations (‘the Regulations’) known as Brussels IV came into force. All …

There is no doubt that in the UK Inheritance Tax is not a universally popular tax.

Many taxpayers are unhappy that the wealth they have accumulated during their lifetimes will already have been taxed as it was earned, and there is a strong feeling t…

It was Benjamin Franklin who said in 1789 “in this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes”.  Recent research suggests that in the UK we are likely to be faced with more deaths and consequently more taxes over the next decade.…