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Ground rules on gifts - inheritance tax myth-busters

Many of us want to give some of our assets to loved ones, but inheritance tax (IHT) rules can be confusing.

Preparing for the inevitable

Get your financial affairs in order. The first step to be clear about is what you’ve got to pass on.

How much?!  IHT bills can come as a nasty shock

Planning ahead is vital if you want to reduce the amount of IHT payable on your estate.

Don’t leave it to chance: wills and Lasting Powers of Attorney

The importance of wills and Lasting Powers of Attorney

Getting to grips with probate

A step-by-step guide to what has to happen, legally and financially, when someone dies.

Where there’s a will there’s (usually) a way

Even if you make a valid will, local laws of succession may change the destination of your estate

Life Policies

Some developments in life policies

Lasting power of attorney

Can you afford not to have one?

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