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Government brings back probate fee hikes

7 November 2018

The government has resurrected plans for a sharp hike in probate fees on bigger estates.

Houses in miniature village model

Gaining ground: the new non-residents' capital gains taxSubscription

19 October 2018

Legislation in force from next April will bring almost all non-resident owners of land within the scope of UK tax on their gains – the loss of a key tax benefit for investors. Jo Summers explains


Library FAQ: What are the rules on making a living will?

16 October 2018

The Law Society’s Library discusses advance decisions or living wills, and sources of commentary and precedents.

Elderly clients hands against wall

Care homes’ conflict of interest in deprivation of liberty decisions

12 October 2018

Vulnerable adults could be put at risk if care homes are given increased responsibility for decisions about their liberty. 

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