Wills & Probate

The Dangers of DIY Probate

If a friend or relative dies leaving a Will naming you as their executor, the responsibilities can be onerous. The role of an executor involves a great deal of work and responsibility. You must ensure that their estate is properly administered and their heirs receive everything that they are entitled to. You may be tempted

Family Law

Divorce and Capital Gains Tax

The UK 2018 Autumn Budget was delivered by the Chancellor on 29 October.  In amongst the usual changes to personal tax allowances and duty rate increases on tobacco and alcohol was a Capital Gains Tax (CGT) amendment which could affect a number of divorcing and separating couples. When a marriage or relationship breaks down, it