Lorraine Wilson joined the Wills, Trusts and Estates team in July 2018 and is based in the Manchester office.
She qualified as a solicitor in 2016 and has practised solely in private client work since then. Lorraine specialises in acting for private clients in relation to the preparation of wills, estate planning, Lasting Powers of Attorney, Court of Protection Deputyships and the administration of estates.
Lorraine is an associate member of Solicitors for the Elderly and is committed to providing a high quality, personal service for her clients.
UK Supreme Court has ruled this week that a legacy to a Jersey charitable trust is exempt from UK Inheritance Tax (IHT).
The Office of Tax Simplification has published the second part of its report into simplifying the UK’s Inheritance Tax rules.
It has been reported that HMRC is investigating almost one in four estates on which Inheritance Tax is due.
Where a testator's child predeceases them, a gift left within a Will passes to their descendants unless a contrary intention states otherwise.