London now a truly global place for people to 'park their wealth,' says law firm
London is now a truly global place for people to "park their wealth", according to a panel of real estate, private ...
Representation of Hawkford Executors Limited Re the Estate of Florence Ivelaw
The Royal Court recently allowed a will to be admitted to probate notwithstanding that the testator had included a general express ...
Time running out for Lords of the Manor to protect their interests
Manorial interests, rights that were retained by the Lord of the Manor when the land became freehold, are due to lapse ...
Law firm in warning over inheritance tax as recovery strengthens
A UK law firm has warned that the amount being claimed from estates in inheritance tax is rising sharply as the ...
New taper relief system for French CGT puts non resident buyers and owners in a better position
The French government's recent announcement regarding the changes to capital gains taxes marks the end of over a year of uncertainty ...
Growth in multi family property purchases
There is a growing trend for multi-family buys, whereby families pool their money to buy a bigger (and better) house. Elizabeth ...
EY guide to estate and inheritance planning
EY has produced a handy "at a glance" estate and inheritance guide aimed at internationally mobile high net worth clients.
Daughters lose earldom to distant cousin
Three daughters from one of Britain's oldest aristocratic families have missed out on their father's title after it was claimed by ...
Cypriot trust regulations come into force
On 5 September 2013 the Cyprus parliament passed laws amending the Law Regulating Companies Providing Administrative Services and Related Matters of ...
New research shows costs to loved ones when we die
The cost of dying (including death-related costs such as probate, headstones and flowers in addition to the basic cost of a ...