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For Richer for Poorer... the Consequences of Divorce

Thursday, 04 June 2015

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.

For Richer for Poorer... the Consequences of Divorce

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Need to Know Guide - Rise in Stamp Duty Land Tax Charges

Tuesday, 26 April 2016

On 1 April 2016, Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) rates were raised on purchases of additional residential properties in England, Wales, and Northern Ireland.


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News in Brief - Probate Fees - all change?

Tuesday, 24 May 2016

In February 2016, the Ministry of Justice published a consultation on proposals to reform the current fixed fee structure for personal representatives applying for a grant of probate or representation. At present, applications for grants, for estates


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Non-dom Reforms - what is changing and how will it affect you?

Friday, 22 July 2016

Life used to be straightforward, and, from a tax point of view, advantageous, for non-domiciled UK residents.


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Passing on your wealth to the next generation - the pros and cons of family investment companies

Friday, 22 July 2016

Trusts are traditionally the way in which families pass down wealth to future generations.


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The Gardener, the House, the Will and the Mother - How do you protect your family's inheritance?

Thursday, 04 June 2015

Most people would agree they should have the right to decide who will inherit their assets when they die.

The Gardener, the House, the Will and the Mother - How do you protect your family's inheritance?

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Welcome to the Summer 2016 Edition of Talking Wealth

Friday, 22 July 2016

In this edition, some of our new arrivals, Angharad Lynn, a Solicitor in our London Private Client team, Iain Aitken, our Senior Associate and Samantha Hickman, our matrimonial Partner, examine some of the topics currently being discussed by our team.


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Who owns looted art?

Thursday, 04 June 2015

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.


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Whose money is it? The Problem with Joint Bank Accounts

Tuesday, 26 April 2016

Many couples have joint bank accounts and many parents add their adult children as a named holder to their account for help with paying the bills and accessing cash.