IHT: How to have your cake and eat it too

IHT: How to have your cake and eat it too

Don and Jane are in their 80s. They have four children and seven grand-children. They also have a house worth about £1m and considerable investments, including a family trust. They’re proud to have a substantial amount they can bequeath to their descendants. But...
Something old, something new…

Something old, something new…

Something old As you might have noticed, we don’t like to share the ‘same old, same old’ information that everybody else shares. At this time of year, when the new tax year is looming, most advisers issue a checklist of things to remember. It’s...
Poppycock. Balderdash. And hogwash.

Poppycock. Balderdash. And hogwash.

Poppycock. Balderdash. And hogwash. Some people think that, once they’ve made a Will, that’s the end of the matter. We say, “Poppycock.” Take Sara. She’s forever changing her Will as people come into her life and go out of it. She has...