“Very satisfied with the way that Alison dealt with the preparation of our latest Wills. ”
“They speak in plain English not legal jargon and they don't take a long time to get back.”
Our specialist Tax Planning and Trusts team comprises specialist lawyers and trust administrators who advise on all aspects of trust and personal tax law.
The team has wide ranging experience and are drawn from a variety of City and regional law firms. They have substantial domestic and offshore experience and work closely with the firm’s other teams.
Our team is able to advise on the following:
For further information on Inheritance Tax see our client guides on the right of this page.
A poorly managed trust can be worse than no trust at all. We can help new and existing trustees deal with trust administration:
For further information on tax and trusts see our client guides at the top right of the page.
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Firm hire: Blake Morgan
Leading law firm Blake Morgan has appointed experienced Succession and Tax Partner Arshoo Singh to its central London office.
In January 2018 a unique, mint condition item was put up for sale in an online auction house and generated a huge amount of interest. We take a look at digital assets in more detail.
Inheritance tax (IHT) was originally intended as a tax on the wealthiest, but last year the Revenue claimed £5.2 billion in IHT, 60% more than five years ago. Family law expert, Alison Craggs looks in more detail.
The Welsh Government has advised that people in residential care in Wales, will see their capital limit increase from £30,000 to £40,000.
On 10 August the Government published its response to a consultation on the taxation of termination payments. Lisa Wallis and Ruth Christy consider the Government's plans in more detail and their implications.
Recent changes in residential property tax are confusing for us all.
Careful planning is needed to ensure that valuable assets, such as works of art and literature or land and buildings which are important to the UK’s national heritage, can be passed down to the next generation in the most tax-efficient manner.