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The new government should be pondering this question as forms its policies, according the CIOT and the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS).


A judge has ordered Romie Tager QC to pay a penalty of more than £1.2m for failing to comply with requests for information about the inheritance tax on his father's estate.

With just one week until the Chancellor delivers his 2015 Budget, the political heat has been turned up with a former chancellor calling for an overhaul of the non-dom tax system.

I have a client who runs a financial services firm and employs his son. He has always traded as a sole trader and has purchased the lease on the offices that the business operates from.


I am puzzling over HMRC guidance on taper relief. Suppose someone makes a lifetime gift of £100,000, then dies six years later, leaving assets of £1M.


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.