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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
Precedents
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
Practice notes
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
Q&As
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
Practice notes
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
Practice notes
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
Practice notes
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
Practice notes
Assessment for residential accommodationCoronavirus (COVID-19): The content of this Practice Note is temporarily affected by the coronavirus...
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19th May
Q&As
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
Practice notes
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
Practice notes
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
Practice notes
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
Practice notes
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
Practice notes
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
Practice notes
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
Practice notes
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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Practice notes
Dealings with equitable interests in residential conveyancingNote: In practice, the terms ‘equitable’ and ‘beneficial’ tend to be used interchangeably...
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11th Sep
Practice notes
Buying property from a sole surviving co-ownerCo-ownershipWhere property is purchased in the joint names of two or more co-owners a statutory ‘trust...
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11th Sep
Q&As
Can a donee of an enduring power of attorney sever a joint tenancy when the other co-owner is also incapacitated? This Q&A refers you to Practice...
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8th Sep
Practice notes
Taking a guarantee or third party security from an individual—undue influenceGuarantees (see Practice Note: Guarantees) and third party security (see...
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26th Aug
Q&As
Is it necessary to file a court bundle prior to a directions hearing pursuant to Trusts of Land and Appointment of Trustees Act 1996 action? What...
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18th Aug
Q&As
Where both co-owners of a property have lost mental capacity, what steps need to be taken in order to sell the property?We refer you to COP GN2...
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18th Aug
Practice notes
Jointly owned property and loss of capacity Q&AsThis Practice Note aims to guide practitioners to Q&As covering the rules and procedure that apply in...
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16th Aug
Practice notes
Trusts of land—preliminary issuesUnder the provisions of section 14 of the Trusts of Land and Appointment of Trustees Act 1996 (TOLATA 1996), the...
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16th Aug
Practice notes
Trusts of land—practice and procedurePart 7 or Part 8?Prior to April 2007, the practice direction to CPR 8 provided that where before 26 April 1999, a...
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16th Aug
Q&As
Where a Will creates a trust for sale of the testator’s residence where a beneficiary only has a right to occupy the dwelling or any substitute...
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15th Aug
Q&As
Are two trustees or a trust corporation required to let land in the same way as a transfer of land?We have assumed that this Q&A relates to registered...
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Produced in partnership with James Smith of Mishcon de Reya 15th Aug
Q&As
What would be the position of a life tenant of a trust should the leasehold interest, under which they occupy the property, expire?This Q&A does not...
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15th Aug
Q&As
Can an executor bring a claim pursuant to section 14 of the Trusts of Land and Appointment of Trustees Act 1996 for an order for sale?We refer you to...
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15th Aug

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