Wills and Inheritance Tax Planning

Breach of Trust Brings Jail for Fraudulent Trustee Breach of Trust Brings Jail for Fraudulent Trustee
Half of Estate Value Goes in Fees When Will Lost and Family in Dispute Half of Estate Value Goes in Fees When Will Lost and Family in Dispute
Common law husband or wife Common law husband or wife
We've come a long way, but inheritance tax still exists! We've come a long way, but inheritance tax still exists!
Just Because You Agree Doesn't Mean the Court Will Just Because You Agree Doesn't Mean the Court Will
No Will Means Negotiation to Decide Estate Split No Will Means Negotiation to Decide Estate Split
Woman Who Assisted Husband's Suicide Can Inherit Estate Woman Who Assisted Husband's Suicide Can Inherit Estate
Lost Will Means Court Hearing in Family Dispute Lost Will Means Court Hearing in Family Dispute
Mental health and making a will Mental health and making a will
Fake Will Admission May Lead to Criminal Charges Fake Will Admission May Lead to Criminal Charges
Attorney Allowed to Take Over as Executor Attorney Allowed to Take Over as Executor
Disinheriting Relatives Can Be a Recipe for Discord Disinheriting Relatives Can Be a Recipe for Discord
Son Who Did Not Do Enough Excluded From Farm Inheritance Son Who Did Not Do Enough Excluded From Farm Inheritance
Court Visit Required to Give Clarity to Will Court Visit Required to Give Clarity to Will
Agriculture & Estates Solicitor promoted to Associate Agriculture & Estates Solicitor promoted to Associate
Transfer of Pension Fund Does Not Escape IHT Charge Transfer of Pension Fund Does Not Escape IHT Charge
Probate Charges to be Increased for Larger Estates Probate Charges to be Increased for Larger Estates
Lack of Will Leads to Family Dispute in Court Lack of Will Leads to Family Dispute in Court
Leaving Your ISA to Your Family Leaving Your ISA to Your Family
Keep Your Records Safe Keep Your Records Safe
Lasting powers of attorney Lasting powers of attorney
Moving into care and your property Moving into care and your property
Navigating the care system Navigating the care system
What happens if you don't have a power of attorney? What happens if you don't have a power of attorney?
Planning for long term care - Tom's story Planning for long term care - Tom's story
What happens if you don't make a will? What happens if you don't make a will?
Court Accepts £6 Million Distribution to Attorney Court Accepts £6 Million Distribution to Attorney
Law Overrides Will That Excludes Partner Law Overrides Will That Excludes Partner
Deliberate Mistruths in Estate Administration Mean Court Hearing Deliberate Mistruths in Estate Administration Mean Court Hearing
Can a Will Be Valid if You Can't Read it? Can a Will Be Valid if You Can't Read it?
Farmer Acts to Protect Family Promise Farmer Acts to Protect Family Promise
Disappointed Children Fail to Overturn Will Disappointed Children Fail to Overturn Will
Witnesses Save the Day for Widow in Will Argument Witnesses Save the Day for Widow in Will Argument
Do you have a DIY will? Do you have a DIY will?
Will Wishes Rescinded by Court Will Wishes Rescinded by Court
Trust Variation for Minors - High Court Holds Sway Trust Variation for Minors - High Court Holds Sway
Understanding Between Couple Regarding Work Done Creates Legal Obligation Understanding Between Couple Regarding Work Done Creates Legal Obligation
High Street Store Will Invalid, Rules Court High Street Store Will Invalid, Rules Court
Psychiatrist Approves Marriage for Alzheimer's Patient Psychiatrist Approves Marriage for Alzheimer's Patient
High Court Focuses on Essentials to Resolve Family Trust Dispute High Court Focuses on Essentials to Resolve Family Trust Dispute
Mistaken Belief Overturns Estate Split Agreement Mistaken Belief Overturns Estate Split Agreement
Reasonable Provision May Not Mean What You Think Reasonable Provision May Not Mean What You Think
Busy running your business, and focused on the needs of others? Busy running your business, and focused on the needs of others?
Placing Trust in a Family Member Proves Unwise (Again) Placing Trust in a Family Member Proves Unwise (Again)
Casting Aspersions to Change Inheritance Proves Unsuccessful Casting Aspersions to Change Inheritance Proves Unsuccessful
Informal Wills on the Way? Informal Wills on the Way?
Business Tycoon's Wife Well Served by Lawyers Who Drafted Her Will Business Tycoon's Wife Well Served by Lawyers Who Drafted Her Will
Second marriages... an inheritance dilemma Second marriages... an inheritance dilemma
Declaration of trust - is it worth it? Declaration of trust - is it worth it?
Take Care When Appointing a Non-Lawyer as Your Executor Take Care When Appointing a Non-Lawyer as Your Executor
Crushed by a steamroller! Crushed by a steamroller!
Protecting your farm Protecting your farm
Failure to Use Solicitor for Will Leads to Challenge Failure to Use Solicitor for Will Leads to Challenge
"Dementia Tax": Planning for the future "Dementia Tax": Planning for the future
Ignoring Advice Not Path to Success Ignoring Advice Not Path to Success
Executors and Taxes Executors and Taxes
A letter of wishes A letter of wishes
An aging population and the need to plan for the future An aging population and the need to plan for the future
The use of trusts in wills The use of trusts in wills
Mutual Will Voids Thirteen Later Wills Mutual Will Voids Thirteen Later Wills
Estranged Daughter Gains Share of Late Father's Estate Estranged Daughter Gains Share of Late Father's Estate
High Court Dementia Ruling - Judge Acts to Protect Widow High Court Dementia Ruling - Judge Acts to Protect Widow
Don't Litigate Without a Lawyer to Tell You When You're Wrong! Don't Litigate Without a Lawyer to Tell You When You're Wrong!
Court Rejects Will in a Crisp Packet Court Rejects Will in a Crisp Packet
New probate fees in 2017 New probate fees in 2017
Managing the Affairs of Missing People Law Passed Managing the Affairs of Missing People Law Passed
Car Bonnet Will is Valid, Rules Court Car Bonnet Will is Valid, Rules Court
Power of Attorney Fees Fall Power of Attorney Fees Fall
Cocktail of Drugs Not Sufficient to Overturn Will Cocktail of Drugs Not Sufficient to Overturn Will
The residence nil rate band and its impact on farmers The residence nil rate band and its impact on farmers
Assets of Elderly Are Target of Wrongdoers Assets of Elderly Are Target of Wrongdoers
The residence nil rate band and how it may it affect you The residence nil rate band and how it may it affect you
Possible new probate structure could hit families hard Possible new probate structure could hit families hard
Accountant Forged Mother's $50 Million Will Accountant Forged Mother's $50 Million Will
Probate Charges Increase Likely to Be Delayed Probate Charges Increase Likely to Be Delayed