Category: Private Clients

Britons urged to save on IHT by leaving charitable legacies in their Wills

Individuals who leave behind more than 10 per cent of their estate to a charity in their Wills can save a significant amount of money on Inheritance Tax (IHT), but many Britons are failing to take advantage of this perk, it has been warned.

Trademark infringement row between pop star and budget retailer

B&M, a budget retailer, has recently been accused of trade mark infringement by the pop star Kylie Minogue, requiring them to change the name of a variety of homeware products.

What you need to know about the Power of Attorney refund scheme

In recent weeks, the Ministry of Justice (MoJ) has unveiled a refund scheme affecting anyone who was overcharged for Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) or Enduring Power of Attorney (EPA) fees between 1 April 2013 and 31 March 2017.

UK adults expecting to pass on multi-million pound legacies, study finds

Hundreds of UK adults are expecting to pass on multi-million pound legacies when they die – yet many families are overlooking the Inheritance Tax (IHT) implications of doing so, research suggests.