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Department: private client

From 6 February 2020, the statutory legacy for the surviving spouses of those who die intestate will increase from £250,000 to £270,000. The new rules dictate that if the deceased has children, their surviving spouse will inherit receives the first £…

Private Client Solicitor, Jennifer Garner, has recently recorded a podcast with Kady Braine. Kady has published a series of podcast under the title Goodness Gracious Grief where she explores different aspects of bereavement.

Jennifer talks to Kady a…

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…

Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his partner, Carrie Symonds have become the first unmarried couple to reside at Number 10.  And according to the Office of National Statistics, the number of us cohabiting has increased by 25.8% over the last decade. …

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…

Private Client Solicitor, Jennifer Duckett, talks about the implications of not making a will.

This is a question I’m asked a lot. I think a lot of people incorrectly assume that if they’re married or in a civil partnership and they die without a Wi…