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3 December 2018 0 Comments Posted in Opinion, Private Wealth

OTS publishes its first report into review of Inheritance Tax

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The Office of Tax Simplification recently published the first part of a long awaited report on its review of the administrative and broader technical aspects of Inheritance Tax.

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1 November 2018 0 Comments Posted in Factsheets, Private Client

What happens if I die without a Will?

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Introduction to the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA)

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20 March 2018 0 Comments Posted in Opinion, Uncategorized

Healing our divided society: Brexit Britain

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In June 2016, the United Kingdom voted by a 52 to 48 percent to leave the European Union. The impact of the vote on the UK continues to be a contentious subject. The result exposed the social divisions across age groups, by location, and economic class at the heart of modern day Britain.

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18 October 2017 0 Comments Posted in Careers, Opinion

How to approach seat rotations during your training contract

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It is important to keep an open mind when changing seats. You might not always get your first choice of seat but … you may even be surprised to discover you enjoy an area you were previously unsure of.

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31 July 2016 0 Comments Posted in Private Client, Uncategorized

South East bears the brunt of Inheritance Tax

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A television cameraman has been left with a £230,000 court bill after losing a five-year legal battle with his ex-girlfriend.

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24 June 2016 0 Comments Posted in Private Client

What Brexit means for private individuals

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Brexit

It is too early to say what impacts there will be on private clients but the setting of tax policy has always remained with national governments (other than VAT), and even on the harmonisation of European succession law England and Wales have retained independence so changes may not be as extensive as for companies.

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25 November 2015 0 Comments Posted in Private Client

Autumn Statement – a private client summary

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In contrast to July’s Budget, the Autumn Statement contains very little in relation to personal taxation. Of particular note are the following points:

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15 July 2015 0 Comments Posted in Opinion, Private Client

What’s in the Budget?

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Downing Street

The first Tory Budget in nearly 20 years is set to have a significant impact on many sections of society.

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11 March 2015 0 Comments Posted in Opinion, Private Client

Why it’s important to have a clearly drafted Will

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Fiona Feggetter discusses the importance of having a clearly drafted Will and a letter of wishes to reduce the likelihood of beneficiaries contesting the contents as has happened to the estate of the late actor and comedian Robin Williams.

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27 November 2012 0 Comments Posted in News

Withy King’s Private Client team launches new company and welcomes five new recruits

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A new trust company has been launched by law firm, Withy King, to act as executors of Wills and trustees of trusts as well as to manage the financial, property, social and welfare affairs of vulnerable children and adults unable …

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22 October 2012 0 Comments Posted in News

HMS Alliance appeal: Withy King and Charles Stanley host fundraising talk to save submarine

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Bath-based law firm Withy King and investment brokers Charles Stanley jointly hosted a talk by Vice Admiral Sir Tim McClement KCB OBE on Wednesday 26 September about his experiences as second in command of HMS Conqueror during the Falklands campaign …

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