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A is the beneficiary of personal injury trust. A's spouse, B, receives means-tested benefits. Is there any reason why B should not act as trustee of...
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Does a personal injury bare trust preserve a person's entitlement to benefits or protect the lump sum award being taken into account for means-tested...
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Produced in partnership with Rosalind Hamlyn of Thomson Snell and Passmore LLP 5th Jun
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Can a claimant who lacks capacity have the damages paid into a Personal Injury trust rather than a deputyship?Where an individual is in receipt of...
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Tax and the personal injury trustInheritance tax and personal injury trustsIt is a common misconception among practitioners that using one type of...
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Produced in partnership with Phillipa Bruce-Kerr of Harrison Clark Rickerbys 5th Jun
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Can compensation for a fatal injury be added to a Personal Injury Trust to protect the recipient's current and/or future entitlement to means tested...
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Produced in partnership with Andrew Wilson 5th Jun
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