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Private Client analysis: The defendants challenged a Will made by Thomas Goodwin (Tom/the 2017 Will). All but one of the defendants challenged the...
17th Sep
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Law360, London: Britain’s tax collector has settled its fraud case against General Electric in connection with the US conglomerate’s overseas...
16th Sep
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This week’s edition of Private Client highlights includes: (1) The Office of Tax Simplification’s report on changing the end of the UK tax year; (2)...
16th Sep
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Property Disputes analysis: The court held that where A and B jointly own a property and B forges A’s signature on the transfer to C who is aware of...
10th Sep
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Tax analysis: In GC Field & Sons Ltd and others v HMRC, the First-tier Tax Tribunal (FTT) allowed the taxpayers’ appeal and found that discovery...
9th Sep
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Law360: In December 2020, the US Senate and US House of Representatives passed the National Defense Authorization Act for fiscal year 2021, with the...
9th Sep
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This week’s edition of Private Client highlights includes: (1) Further updates to the Trust Registration Service; (2) Re C (capacity to access the...
9th Sep
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Restructuring & Insolvency analysis: This decision clearly demonstrates the dangers of dealing with assets falling within the assets of a deceased’s...
8th Sep
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Private Client analysis: Lonsdale v Teasdale was an appeal from an order following a probate trial. Two questions were considered. First, whether the...
2nd Sep
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This week’s edition of Private Client highlights includes: (1) HMRC’s updated guidance on Trust Registration Service (TRS) confirming deadline of 1...
2nd Sep
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This week’s edition of Private Client highlights includes; (1) consultation by the Ministry of Justice about the new probate fee increases, (2)...
26th Aug
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Private Client analysis: A beneficiary under the Will of Audrey Thelma Anita Arkell (the ‘Deceased’) brought a Part 8 claim against the executors to...
25th Aug
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Private Client analysis: The Royal Court in Jersey held, taking its now-familiar practical approach to mistake cases, that (i) trusts could be set...
24th Aug
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Private Client analysis: The English High Court declined to set aside trust arrangements implementing an artificial tax planning scheme (a...
23rd Aug
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Private Client analysis: Helen McGhee, senior associate at Joseph Hage Aaronson LLP, considers the draft Finance Bill 2022 (FB 2022) clauses published...
19th Aug
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This week’s edition of Private Client highlights includes: (1) HMRC has confirmed that the Trust Registration Service will open from the beginning of...
19th Aug
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Tax analysis: In KSM Henryk Zeman Sp Z.o.o v HMRC, the Upper Tribunal (UT) held that the First-tier tribunal (FTT) did have jurisdiction to consider...
18th Aug
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Private Client analysis: In recent years there has been considerable interest in the possibility of arbitrating trust disputes. David Brownbill QC,...
13th Aug
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This week’s edition of Private Client highlights includes: (1) a major update to the MyHMCTS online probate service; (2) Hewavisenti v Wickramsinghe,...
12th Aug

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