Controversial changes to probate fees have been scrapped ahead of the upcoming election, the government confirmed today.Read More
Inheritance, Trust and Probate Dispute Resolution Articles
We understand the emotional challenges that families face when disputes arise over an inheritance, will or trust which is why we always combine the right balance of expertise, sensitivity and tenacity when resolving these issues.
Inheritance tax (“IHT”) is charged on your death at the rate of 40% based on the value of your assets. This 40% rate is only charged on any value exceeding the nil-rate band, which…Read More
Administering another ‘death tax’ will create problems for solicitors, who also question whether it is right for the bereaved to subsidise the courts and tribunal service.Read More
On 15 March the Supreme Court ruled on the landmark case of Ilott v The Blue Cross (previously Ilott v Mitson), a claim originally brought by a daughter excluded from her mother's Will.…Read More
Jenny Cutts was quoted in the Law Gazette about how administering another ‘death tax’ will create problems for solicitors, who also question whether it is right for the bereaved to…Read More
As baby boomers sail through their lives with comfortable pension pots, it is high time they lend a hand to the struggling new generations, writes Emily Minett.Read More