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Financial abuse of the elderly - spot the signs

A recent case highlights the concerning issue of financial abuse of the elderly. Associate Matthew Morton explains the warning signs and what can be…

Matthew Morton
Matthew Morton Associate

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Dealing with sale proceeds of a business

A look at the personal estate planning issues which arise following a sale and the tax implications of selling your business.

Richard Bate
Richard Bate Partner

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The family shareholder

All business owners have families and family concerns, but not all owners bring their family members into share ownership with them. This can add…

Fiona Turner
Fiona Turner Partner

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Weightmans announces new disputed wills, trusts and estates offering with arrival of Associate

National law firm Weightmans has appointed Associate Matthew Morton to head up a new Disputed Wills Trusts and Estates team.

Matthew Morton
Matthew Morton Associate

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How to fund your family law case

Solicitor Matthew Taylor advises how to deal with financing legal proceedings following a high profile divorce case last month..

Matthew Taylor
Matthew Taylor Solicitor

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Death of a shareholder

Estate planning for business owners can often fall down the priority list of ‘things to do’ when building and securing the business consumes all of…

Richard Leslie
Richard Leslie Consultant

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Inheritance tax is dead! Long live… inheritance tax?

How should we be taxed when passing on our wealth? The Intergenerational Commission gave its answer in a new report on the future of inheritance tax.

Richard Leslie
Richard Leslie Consultant

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Sharing company ownership

A carefully considered and tailored shareholders agreement can provide real value, particularly for an owner bringing in co shareholders for the first…

Catherine Hendy
Catherine Hendy Associate

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