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Private Client Section

IHT and death: a tax update (19 April 2017 (Manchester) and 9 May (Birmingham))

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The contents of this Private Client Section regional seminar will vary following the Budget but we can foresee that it will include:

  • Tax efficient wills in 2017
  • Some practical issues about gifts with reserved benefit
  • The residence nil rate band: how it works and the new HMRC Guidance
  • Varying wills and settlements


Sarah Harrison is a member of St Philips Chambers in Leeds and she is part of their Probate and Trusts Team.  She has practised as a traditional chancery practitioner since 1989 and her practice covers all aspects of probate and trust law together with associated taxation issues.

Sarah Harrison

Sarah Harrison

Sarah deals with contentious and non contentious work at all levels of complexity and she is particularly experienced at drafting bespoke documentation.

Her contentious practice includes dealing with probate actions, provisions claims, Court of Protection proceedings and applications by and against personal representative and trustees. In relation to non contentious work, she provides advice in  relation to all forms of testamentary and inter vivos trusts and the restructuring of trusts.

Sarah is instructed by solicitors throughout the country and she regularly provides seminars in Chambers and for solicitors and other organisations at their offices.

She is recommended in Chambers and Partners (Band 1) and the Legal 500.

Very well known on the circuit for both advisory and contentious traditional chancery work she maintains an active practice in capital taxation, trusts and probate matters…A formidable and extremely knowledgeable counsel ….’ Chambers and Partners 2017

A very bright and a tenacious advocate.. ’ Legal 500 2016

SRA competence: A2

Price: Inclusive to section members or from £35 for non-Private Client Section members

Time: 17:30 - 20:00

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