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What is philanthropy and why is it important to our clients?

An interview with private client associate Alyssa Haggarty on the importance of philanthropy and the options philanthropists should consider.

16 November 2022

Fraudulent calumny and poisoning a testator’s mind

The court has set aside a Will because the testator’s mind had been poisoned against one child in favour of another
02 November 2022

Trustees’ Rights of Indemnity: Who Takes Priority?

This article considers the Privy Council’s landmark decision on successive trustees’ rights of indemnity over “insolvent” trusts
25 October 2022

Divorce Myths in the Media

This article aims to bust some of the main myths and misconceptions about divorce and separation in popular culture and the media today
21 October 2022

Property letting - over-egging an IHT Business Property Relief claim

A recent case has considered whether Business Property Relief for Inheritance Tax was available on serviced apartments.

06 October 2022

Press release

Burges Salmon senior associate named again as one of 2022 eprivateclient's Top 35 Under 35

Ronnie Myers is named on the list of rising stars in the Private Wealth sector for the second year running

07 September 2022

Digital Divorce: Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency, first left in the hands of computer scientists, is now commonplace. This article looks at the effect it is having on divorce

05 September 2022

Taking the pressure off... tax reforms to protect divorcing couples

Proposed legislation has been published, that will make a significant difference to tax planning for couples when they first separate and extends deadlines
28 July 2022

ATAD III View from outside the EU

The proposed Directive targets 'shell' companies in the EU, with implications for many international groups.  Next in the firing line are non-EU
'enablers' of aggressive tax planning.
25 July 2022

Crypto Conundrums - Cyberheists

We look at the difficulties of recovering lost or stolen cryptocurrency following the case of Tulip Trading Ltd v Van der Laan & ors
12 July 2022

Considering succession for non-UK residents purchasing UK residential property

This article will consider how to ensure ownership of UK residential real estate owned by non-UK residents passes in accordance with the owner's wishes on death
28 June 2022

Green light for ESG

Clarity from the High Court on the approach to be taken by charity trustees in adopting investment policies that may conflict with their charitable purposes

16 June 2022
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