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HMRC is planning a crackdown on a new type of tax avoidance scheme involving in


AIM stocks which are held for more than 2 years may be free of IHT (as some qualify for BPR)


Dear member,

Can anyone tell me the approximate professional fee for Inheritance Tax works or the best approach to estimate the fee for such works?


Dear AW

I have a corporate client who I've advised for a while.   The director has asked me to look into a family matter of his, completely separate from the work I've been doing.


Parent is lower rate tax payer, son is higher rate tax payer.

Parent wants to give a property to their son.


Under the new Town & Country Planning rules, where the necessary conditions are met, farm buildings may be converted into up to 3 residential  dwellings  without obtaining the normal planning p


Inheritance tax (IHT) will be waived on the estates of people in the armed forces who die on active duty, the government proposed in its

Husband's will includes a life interest in the residue of his estate to his wife, capital ultimately passing to the children.


Loring v Woodland Trust [2013] EWHC 4400 Ch highlights the care that must be taken when interpreting (and drafting) nil rate band legacies in wills and undertaking inheritance tax planning.