Best will for……Part 1: Wealthy singles

28 November 2013

I’ve seen a huge variety of wills in my time – some good; some not so good! How do you know if your will, or your clients’ English wills, are the best they can be, though? Unfortunately you can’t tell just by looking at the wording. A will should be unique to the will-maker – […]

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Nil Rate Band will trusts: time to review

14 November 2013

This year’s Finance Act introduced some significant constraints on when debts can be deducted for Inheritance Tax (IHT) purposes. The changes should have set alarm bells ringing for any families who are making use of nil rate band will trusts and associated loans. IHT is usually thought of as a tax that applies to a […]

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