The emotional stress of dealing with a bereavement

A recent article by The Telegraph has detailed the emotional stress that dealing with the death of a loved one can cause,..

The risk of miscalculating your Inheritance Tax - You could be branded a criminal

Ordinary individuals inheriting assets from overseas could risk criminal charges if they miscalculate the tax owed, reports..

Labour makes calls for significant changes to Inheritance Tax Laws

The new leader of the Labour party, Jeremy Corbyn, has called for significant changes to be made to Inheritance Tax (IHT)..

Can I reclaim inheritance tax on my father's shares now that the value has fallen?

“If I am an executor to my father’s estate, and the shares have fallen 18pc since his death, will I have to pay inheritance on..

Lower inheritances leading to more disputes and fraud cases

The subject of inheritance has been in the news a fair bit recently, with some parents choosing to spend their savings rather..

Bereavement Services - The modern approach to supporting your clients

The way in which we ‘consume’ services has changed considerably in the last decade or so. Many retail experts confidently..

Inheritance Tax relief on charitable donations leading to more contested Wills

The Solicitors Journal recently published an article which claimed that an increase in the number of people leaving charitable..

DIY Wills "could cause family disputes" warns legal expert

When making a Will, many people choose to use a DIY kit or online template for a variety of reasons. Research shows that 37%..

Ten of the strangest Wills of all time

According to the Guardian, less than half of UK adults have drawn up a Will, which leaves more than 26 million people with no..