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Articles & Blogs Private Client
Thursday, 04 June 2015
An important collection of paintings by Winston Churchill was recently offered in lieu of inheritance tax due on the estate of Mary Soames, Churchill’s last surviving child.
You may have seen the film, The Woman in Gold, starring Helen Mirren, which tells the story of Maria Altmann, a Jewish refugee from Austria.
Articles & Blogs Divorce & Family Private Client
Over the course of a marriage, financial affairs tend to become entangled for numerous reasons, including one party receiving an inheritance or the couple making differing levels of contributions, both financially and otherwise.
Most people would agree they should have the right to decide who will inherit their assets when they die.