We regularly produce legal briefings, newsletters, practice leaflets, books and brochures on a wide range of topics.

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Publications: Private Client

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Lifetime Gifts of capital – the taxation consequences

This Briefing considers the most tax efficient way of giving gifts to your family during your lifetime.

(Publication Date: Tue 23 Sep 2014)

Leaving 10% of an Estate to Charity to Benefit from Lower IHT Rate

Draft legislation has been included in the Finance Bill 2012 which will help people to reduce their inheritance tax burden if they leave a portion of their estate to charity.

(Publication Date: Fri 12 Sep 2014)

Powers of Attorney and Advance Decisions: The Legal Consequences of Mental Incapacity

Mental incapacity may arise at any age whether it is due to an illness such as dementia or an accident. This briefing discusses the important issue of Powers of Attorney and what they can entail.

(Publication Date: Sun 07 Sep 2014)

Residential Property Taxation: Annual Tax on Enveloped Dwellings

The Finance Bill 2013 was published on 11 December, along with the Government’s much awaited response to their consultation on “Ensuring the fair taxation of residential property transactions”.

(Publication Date: Tue 02 Sep 2014)


Under English law, all individuals have what is called a “domicile”, and not more than one domicile, at any one time. A person’s domicile will usually be in the country or state where he or she is most closely connected, and this is generally, but not always, where the individual has his or her permanent home.

(Publication Date: Fri 27 Sep 2013)

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