German probate and the tax implications of international inheritance cases can be complex. English solicitors and their clients are often stunned by the fact that German assets which are part of an English estate can trigger significant German inheritance and/or gift tax, in addition to UK IHT.
Learn more about the German inheritance tax system to advise clients on the differences between German and British IHT.
Graf & Partners give you an overview on their new blogpost “Everything about German Inheritance & Gift Tax at one Glance” where you can also find more useful and in-depth information on probate matters and international will here: Crosschannellawyers .
They are also organising an event on Efficient transfer of Foreign Assets where experts will provide advice on how to speed up and mitigate costs for German IHT and Probate Procedure. If you’re interested, you can read more here or register online.