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This partial deed of revocation is made on [date] by [donor] of [address].1I granted a Lasting Power of Attorney for [Financial Decisions/Health and...
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19th May
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This Deed OF REVOCATION is made on [date] by me [name of donor] of [address of donor].This Deed provides:1Revocation...
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19th May
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Trustees—statutory powers of trusteesSource and availabilitySourcesTrustees have certain powers conferred on them by statute, in particular by the...
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19th May
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At what stage and to whom can a Deed of Appropriation take place when selling a second property in an estate?We assume you refer to the situation when...
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19th May
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Creation of trusts—blind trustsWhat is a blind trust?A blind trust is a trust that is aimed at preventing conflicts of interest arising. Usually, the...
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Produced in partnership with Michael O’Sullivan of 5 Stone Buildings 19th May
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The Cy-près doctrineFORTHCOMING CHANGE: On 22 March 2021, the government published its response  to the Law Commission’s report of 14 September 2017,...
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19th May
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Relief for income tax lossesReliefs entitle taxpayers to reduce the amount of income tax payable. When calculating liability to income tax, a taxpayer...
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19th May
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Assessment for residential accommodationCoronavirus (COVID-19): The content of this Practice Note is temporarily affected by the coronavirus...
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19th May
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Can a life tenant in a Will bring a life interest to an end by choosing to end it themselves or does it only expire on death?Life tenantsA life...
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Produced in partnership with Lynne Counsell of 9 Stone Buildings 19th May
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Capacity to litigateOn the face of it, there would appear to be no specific impediment, if there is no reason to suppose that a person is without...
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19th May
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Termination of trusts—methods of terminationDuration of a trustThe duration of an express trust is subject to the restrictions imposed by the rules...
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19th May
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Costs and expenses in the Court of ProtectionThere are court fees and disbursements which will be payable by all applicants on making a new...
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19th May
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Acceptance in Lieu scheme and other heritage property reliefsSTOP PRESS: HMRC has updated its guidance on calculating the special price in Acceptance...
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19th May
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Trustees—self-dealing, unauthorised profits and conflicts of interestThe self-dealing ruleThe self-dealing rule is connected to, but distinct from,...
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19th May
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Offshore trusts—offshore income gains (OIGs)Offshore income gains (OIGs) are gains realised on the disposal of interests in offshore funds which are...
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19th May
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Trust disputes—court jurisdiction and procedureTrust litigation has been classified as being of three types:•a dispute as to the trusts on which...
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19th May

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The Court of Protection versus personal injury trustsIntroductionIt is a sad fact that in many personal injury cases, particularly those involving the...
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Produced in partnership with Phillipa Bruce-Kerr of Harrison Clark Rickerbys 16th Aug
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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 16th Aug
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Personal injury trustsTypes of personal injury trustHow to choose between the different types of trustPersonal injury trusts are often considered in...
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Produced in partnership with Phillipa Bruce-Kerr of Harrison Clark Rickerbys 16th Aug
Q&As
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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15th Aug
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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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15th Aug
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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 15th Aug
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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 15th Aug

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