More people to be hit by Inheritance Tax due to growing number of UK millionaires

Recent research has highlighted that the number of millionaires in the UK is rising and that there will be half a million of..

Three more compelling reasons to work with Kings Court Trust

Hundreds of Will writers, estate planning professionals and financial advisers already trust us to support their clients and..

Kings Court Trust moves to new office in Bristol

Kings Court Trust, one of the UK’s leading estate administration providers, has announced that it will be moving its office to..

Increase in Will disputes attributed to rising property prices

It has been reported that the increase in the number of children involved in inheritance disputes has been fuelled by rising..

Changes to Succession Law in Scotland could have big impact on inheritances

Further proposals by the Scottish Law Commission (SLC) as part of a two-stage consultation on reform of Succession Law could..

Inter-generational wealth transfer – Are US advisers ahead of the game?

In the US, the term ‘inter-generational wealth transfer’ has been commonly used in financial advice circles for many years...

A fifth of Britons haven’t written a Will because they don’t feel wealthy enough

Reports suggest that around a fifth of people think they are not wealthy enough to leave a Will, even though the average..

Increased probate fees – A ‘stealth’ tax on the wealthy?

Earlier this year, the Ministry of Justice (MoJ) published a consultation paper with the view to reform probate fees by..

Why is the cost of death rising?

Recent research has shown that the cost of death is soaring, with funerals becoming more expensive than ever before.