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Make a claim on an estate

There are special intestacy rules that govern how

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IHT Disclosure of Tax Avoidance Schemes from April 2018

The Disclosure of Tax Avoidance Schemes (DOTAS)

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Gifting share in home

Most gifts made during a person’s life are not

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Gifts with strings attached


Most gifts made during a person’s lifetime are not

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Trustees responsibilities

A trust is an obligation that binds a trustee, an

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Tax exempt gifts paid out of income


Many taxpayers are aware that there is an annual

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Should you pay tax on money or goods you inherit?


The surprising answer to this question is usually

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What is a PET?


Most gifts made during a person’s life are not

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Changed circumstances, change your Will


We have published articles before discussing the

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Ken Dodd has the last laugh


The recent death of the comedian, Sir Ken Dodd,

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Paper Self-Assessment return deadline

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