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Blog archive: September, 2016

Why don’t people trust Trusts?

Following the 6th Duke of Westminster’s death last month, there was a media outcry about the lack of inheritance tax (IHT) his estate will be paying. Without the use of trusts, exemptions and reliefs his £8.3 billion estate would have been subject to a £3 billion inheritance tax (IHT) bill. The exact details are yet …

Why don’t people trust Trusts?

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The impact of Brexit on commercial contracts

Despite the fact there are a number of different models and projections in relation to the UK’s position vis-a-vis the EU, there is no doubt that the next few years will be a period of legal uncertainty on interpretation of contracts.  To prepare for such uncertainty, businesses are well advised to begin analysing their key commercial …

The impact of Brexit on commercial contracts

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