Billion pound win for UK taxpayers versus film scheme
The Supreme Court in London has ruled this week (15/11/2017) against users of a failed tax avoidance film partnership scheme which ...
Burial disputes 'not always straightforward', Irwin Mitchell Private Wealth partner warns
Estate dispute specialists at law firm Irwin Mitchell Private Wealth are predicting a rise in burial disputes as family arrangements become ...
Celebrities sue over Eclipse film investment scheme
Almost 200 members of a tax avoidance scheme, including celebrities and football managers are to sue Barclays, Bank of Ireland and ...
HMRC shuts down scheme helping wealthy to reduce tax bill
HMRC has defeated a tax avoidance scheme being used by the wealthy to reduce their tax bills, which the department expects ...
Property tycoon with dementia unable to change will, leaving millions to charity - comment
The High Court has a duty to be "as least restrictive as possible" with regard to the liberties of those who ...
Legal services provider launches reputational damage cover for HNW clients
ARAG Legal Services is offering personal lines client insurance to help limit the reputational damage caused by adverse publicity
HMRC wins £110 million landmark case against tax avoidance scheme
The UK's tax agency - HMRC - has won a landmark case against a tax avoidance scheme promoter that could lead ...
Aussie 'text message will' should not 'open floodgates for DIY wills', says solicitor
Australia's Supreme Court accepting a draft and unsent text message as a form of will for the deceased should not "open ...
Farmer's son suing family for farming estate after claiming he was cut out of will
A farmer's son is suing his family for a portion of the £3 million farming estate and business his deceased father ...
Family law head 'not surprised' that more women are seeking financial advice due to divorce
National head of family law at Irwin Mitchell Private Wealth is "not surprised" to see more women taking financial advice due ...