IHT tax take up 9 percent according to latest HMRC figures
HMRC yesterday (31/07/2014) released its latest yearly statistics on Inheritance Tax (IHT). The figures for 2011/12 showed a further significant increase ...
Legal claims against executors triple in just 12 months
The number of legal claims against executors of wills for mishandling an estate has more than tripled last year, there were ...
EXCLUSIVE: Ogier partner joins forces with Yates Legal founder to offer bespoke Jersey/BVI advice
eprivateclient can exclusively reveal that Yates Legal - the Jersey based law firm set up in February this year by former ...
Number of retired UK millionaire households passes the million mark
Chase de Vere to provide financial advice to customers of newly launched building society
Dealing with issues surrounding IHT and illiquid assets for landed estates, Baker Tilly
There has been much press commentary in recent weeks about the iniquitous effect inheritance tax (IHT) has on property, particularly in ...
Mixed response to civil partnership consultation means status quo will continue
The UK Department of Culture, Media & Sport has concluded the consultation over proposed changes to the country's civil partnership legislation.
Close Brothers Asset Management launches trustee leadership programme
Close Brothers Asset Management (CBAM) has launched its first trustee training programme to encourage more young people to become trustees and ...
Smith & Williamson names new chairman for landed estates team
Smith & Williamson has appointed Bristol-based Jerry Barnes as the new chairman of its landed estates team.
Scottish government introduces new bill that could impact landowners' rights
Scottish ministers have published a bill aimed at strengthening community participation and encourage enterprising community development. The Community Empowerment (Scotland) Bill ...