A new podcast for the Risk and Compliance Service looks at the new obligations placed on private client practitioners by the Money Laundering Regulations 2017 and the recent Criminal Finances Act
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Lesley King provides an update on recent developments in private client law
The Office of the Public Guardian (OPG) has published guidance for professionals who are appointed to act as an individual’s attorney under a lasting power of attorney.
Richard Dew explains the complexities of administrating insolvent estates
Simon Leney and Jane Hodge look at final lifetime income and capital gains tax returns and estate returns
Patrick Connolly of Chase de Vere provides commentary on the private client aspects of the chancellor’s spring 2017 budget.
There are many welfare benefits available to elderly clients who satisfy the appropriate criteria, but this is a complex and rapidly changing area of the law. Nicola August and Val Prosser provide a guide to the major benefits, and how you can challenge a decision
The Law Society has responded to the Law Commission’s consultation on technical issues in charity law.
Legacy giving is increasingly important to charities, but only 6.3 per cent of the population leaves a charitable will. Research by Remember A Charity offers useful insights into how solicitors can promote charitable giving to clients, says Rob Cope