POWERS OF ATTORNEY
October 21, 2017
The Times newspaper last week carried the headline “Duke of Westminster’s £8bn fortune escapes death duties”.
In the article, it was reported that on the face of the probate granted in respect of the late Duke’s Estate, personal wealth of £616 million was mostly left on...
October 11, 2017
With the average nursing home fees now costing around £1,000 a week the question of paying for care in old age has become an increasingly hot topic.
A common question I get asked is ‘If I give away my Assets, will the Local Authority pay my fees?’
Giving away assets to y...
Lasting Powers of Attorney - what are they and do I need one?
March 1, 2018
Executors – Why getting it right is so important.
February 23, 2018
Homemade Wills – Are they easier to challenge?
November 14, 2017
Are trusts a “tax loophole” exploited by the wealthy?
Avoid paying care home fees – The Truth behind these ‘Trusts’ & giving away your property.
Home made Wills - are they worth the risk?
August 21, 2017
Inheritance Tax paid exceeds £5billion
August 15, 2017
The residence nil rate band – what is it, do I qualify and should I change my Will?
July 31, 2017
Are you heading abroad this summer with your child? Don’t get caught at Passport Control
July 27, 2017
Are changes to the Intestacy Rules coming?
July 4, 2017
The simple answer is yes they are.
Homemade wills are, generally, easier to challenge. There are a number of things which a Court will be looking for w...
Its a well known fact that lots of parents do not share the same surname as their child and travel without their child’s other parent.
I was talking to...
When we mention preparing a Will, many individuals assume the only significant point to consider is who is going to receive what under your Will and h...
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