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Yasmin Metcalfe

Standard fareSubscription

8 August 2017By

Over 100 countries have signed up for the Common Reporting Standard to automatically exchange tax information. But in a complex international tax regime, what is the solicitor’s role? Yasmin Metcalfe outlines the main principles of the standard

Alberto Perez Cedillo

Cross purposesSubscription

9 May 2017By

Alberto Perez Cedillo reports back from the latest Cross Border Conference, held at the Law Society in March

Alberto Pérez Cedillo

Spanish tiesSubscription

19 May 2016By

Nine months after it came into force, Alberto Perez Cedillo addresses the impact of the Brussels IV regulation on cross-border successions in Spain – and details other Spanish internal laws you need to be aware of when dealing with an estate

Alberto Perez Cedillo

Roaring successionSubscription

22 March 2016By

The fifth Section conference on cross-border and international private client issues focused on the EU Succession Regulation – commonly known as Brussels IV. Alberto Perez Cedillo reports back on the talking points of the day

Jo Summers

The devil’s in the detailSubscription

19 January 2016By

The summer budget this year announced huge changes to how non-doms who are long-term-resident in the UK are taxed. Jo Summers explains the proposals for next year’s Finance Act and what they mean for non-doms

taxing issue

A taxing issue

26 November 2015By

Jo Summers explains the UK’s current position on tax compliance, and what advice you need to give your clients

Maria Lakes

Immovable objectSubscription

26 November 2015By

Dealing with the estates of UK-domiciled deceased persons with immovable property in Ireland can be complex and problematic. Maria Lakes offers guidance on the process, and explains why it is vital not to overlook Irish succession laws.

Alberto Perez Cedillo

Freedom come?Subscription

26 November 2015By

Succession planning where other European countries are involved is rarely straightforward. Alberto Perez Cedillo explains how the Brussels IV Regulation, now in force, aims to simplify matters, and outlines its key provisions.

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The current Section Engagement programme has been created in consultation with the Section Advisory Committee and will focus on key issues including:

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  • LPA Changes
  • Digital Assets
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  • IPFDA Cases
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  • Trusts
  • Estate Administration
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