New Year…New Will?

So the decorations are down, the diets have started and your New Year’s Resolutions have been made. But when you were thinking about the coming year ahead, was getting your personal affairs in [...]

£1 million Inheritance Tax Allowance – Too good to be true?

On 6th April 2017, a new Inheritance Tax relief was introduced, the Main Residence Nil Rate Band (MRNRB) which may help save Inheritance Tax for families. When a person dies, their estate is [...]

Divorcing? Beware the Death Trap!

Divorce is not the end of the world; death is.  If you are divorced – or are considering a divorce – then there are three things that you need to consider in relation to your estate [...]

Accident Claims and Inheritance Disputes Deadline – 31st March 2013

Crucial reforms affecting the funding of litigation cases are coming into effect on 1st April 2013.  The Jackson Reforms, as they are called, are the biggest shakeup of the civil litigation [...]