Overview

Tim is a senior associate in the private client team and specialises in tax, estate planning and trust work.

He advises a broad range of clients, including trustees, entrepreneurs, landed estates and families. His work covers complex succession planning, capital gains tax and inheritance tax issues, and wealth and asset structuring.

Tim also works with a number of family business, in particular land management and farming businesses, to advise on succession and tax structures, including partnerships, trusts and companies.

Tim is a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) and regularly speaks at conferences and events.

Experience
  • Advising on equalisation arrangements between the owners of development land and the implementation of cross option and land pooling arrangements.
  • Advising farming and land management businesses on partnership structures for tax and succession planning.
  • Advising on the tax consequences of the partition of large farming businesses between family members.
  • Advising trustees and individuals on claims for business relief and agricultural property relief for inheritance tax.
  • Advising trustees on restructuring and tax events.