Digital assets and death

Dealing with an estate can be complex and time consuming for executors. While physical assets (bank accounts, property etc.) can be easy to locate and can then be dealt with accordingly, what about digital assets? Digital assets come in many forms from a Facebook...

Trust registration deadline draws ever closer

In my blog on 21 February 2022 I highlighted the fact that the date for trusts to register with HMRC was fast approaching. In the majority of cases the deadline will be 1 September 2022, but refer to my previous blog for more information. Whilst not all trusts will be...

Spring Statement –What did Rishi do?

So, the chancellor stood up in Parliament on the 23 March 2022 but what were the main headline announcements? He confirmed that the Healthcare Levy, being the increase in National Insurance by 1.25% see my blog 16/09/2021, was here to stay as it was important to...

Sold a property….. then please read on

As most people are aware now, HMRC can obtain a lot of information from third parties, be it banks and building societies or investment providers either in the UK or overseas. Another source of HMRC’s information comes from the land registry, where they can see...

Spring Statement less than a week away

The governments “Spring Statement” will take place on 23 March 2022. This is meant to be an economic and fiscal forecast and not a budget in which tax changes will be announced. However, will history repeat itself!!! We only have to look back 6 months to the Autumn...