Navigating Deputyship Applications and the Court of Protection

Navigating Deputyship Applications and the Court of Protection

Navigating Deputyship Applications and the Court of Protection When individuals lose the capacity to make decisions for themselves, the appointment of a deputy becomes essential to safeguard their interests. This process, governed by the Mental Capacity Act 2005 in...
Navigating the Festive Season: Gifting and Tax consequences

Navigating the Festive Season: Gifting and Tax consequences

Navigating the Festive Season: Gifting and Tax consequences Introduction The holiday season is a time of joy, generosity, and giving. As Christmas approaches, many of us find ourselves in the spirit of giving, whether it’s through thoughtful presents, donations...
What is a cross-border Estate?

What is a cross-border Estate?

What is a cross-border Estate? When an individual dies, their assets (e.g., properties, bank accounts, investments, stocks and shares, valuable personal possessions) and their liabilities (e.g., credit cards, utility bills, personal loans, mortgages, Income Tax) are...
Why our Private Wealth Solicitors work with Financial Advisors

Why our Private Wealth Solicitors work with Financial Advisors

Why our Private Wealth Solicitors work with Financial Advisors When it comes to Wills, Trusts, Power of Attorney (LPAs) Inheritance and planning for our client’s future our team will often work with specialist professionals from outside the legal sector, with one of...