Is there a threat to agricultural and business reliefs?
HMRC published a paper last year (2017) about Inheritance Tax reliefs and exemptions which affect estate planning matters, particularly related to agricultural and business assets. For many, Agricultural Property Relief and Business Relief help with succession planning to ensure assets pass down the generations with little IHT being payable. Read more08/01/18
Divorce Day - what is it?
Divorce Day falls on Monday 8th January this year and whilst we hope that Christmas was enjoyed by all, if you feel that this Christmas has placed strain on your relationship and you are considering divorce, you should seek legal advice as early as possible to ensure you are fully aware of the options available to you. Read more22/12/17
Gifting tax efficiently this Christmas
Christmas is a time for giving and many will give money or other assets away at this time of year but will your gifting be Inheritance Tax (IHT) efficient this Christmas? Read more20/12/17
What to expect in Employment Law in 2018 and how to prepare?
This year has seen a number of twists and turns relating to Employment Law - so what does it mean for 2018? We give our thoughts on what businesses can expect over the next 12 months and how to prepare. Read more22/11/17
Autumn budget 2017
A high-level summary of some of the key takeaways delivered by Chancellor Philip Hammond in the 2017 autumn budget that will be of interest to businesses and individuals. Read more17/11/17
ISAs - favourable treatment in estate administration
From April 2018, ISAs will continue to retain their tax-exempt status during the period of estate administration - maintaining the status until the estate has been finalised therefore inevitably reducing the tax payable during the administration period. Read more