Record Revenues from Inheritance Tax

Record Revenues from Inheritance Tax

Inheritance tax receipts have risen year on year over the last nine years by an average of 10%. However, this tax is only payable on just over 4% of all deaths. Recently it was revealed that the Government made a record £5.2 billion from Inheritance Tax due, it is...
Take action now to safeguard your assets!

Take action now to safeguard your assets!

Many people are still unaware that if they need social care their assets will be means tested by their Local Authority to pay for it. We hear many stories about the different steps people take to try and safeguard their assets in an attempt to avoid having to pay care...
Testamentary Freedom – or not?

Testamentary Freedom – or not?

The Supreme Court yesterday gave their final verdict on the case of Ilott v Mitson which has been running for over a decade having been batted backwards and forwards through the courts of this land. The case was one where an estranged daughter challenged her mother’s...