UK Government stats show trusts income has plunged by £500 million
The number of trusts and estates for which a full self-assessment (SA) are required has fallen to 156,500 in 2016-17 from ...
Instructions for a Will: The conflict of interest issue
Wedlake Bell's Ann Stanyer looks at conflicts of interest in Will drafting in the context of taking instructions from couples at ...
'Death tax' scrapes through committee
The UK government's plans to increase probate fees to as much as £6,000 have been approved narrowly following a committee hearing ...
UK law firm re-signs charter committing to employee wellbeing
National law firm Ashfords LLP has demonstrated its commitment to employee wellbeing after re-signing a national pledge for employers who are ...
Inheritance plays major role in home ownership, Collyer Bristow finds
The number of people taking out mortgages has increased for the first time in a decade, representing an increase in homeownership ...
Cryptocurrency exchange founder's death leaves investors without access to assets
Gerald Cotten, the founder of Canada's leading cryptocurrency exchange, QuadrigaCX, has died leaving investors unable to access their digital currencies
The urgency to reform cohabitation laws has never been greater
Seddons' Deborah Jeff examines what rights cohabiting couples actually have and why people need to be aware this...
Northwest UK law firm appoints two to wills, trusts and tax team
Chester-based law firm Aaron & Partners has appointed solicitors Alison Wright and Paul Caslin to its wills, trusts and tax team
January people moves 2019
A round up of the private client sector's movers and shakers in January 2019
Rebranded Jersey wealth and yachting specialists build team with string of promotions
Jersey-based private wealth, corporate and yacht services provider Fiduchi has promoted Paul Coundley to the firm's board as director of operations