Gill Steel, from LawSkills, reviews the book A Modern Approach to Wills, Administration and Estate Planning (5th Edition) by Whitehouse and King.
Despite splitting up with George Michael over a decade ago and being left out of his will, his former partner has persevered in claiming from his £97m estate.
This book provides a practical guide to advising clients making Wills and personal representatives (PRs) administering estates on how to deal with digital assets.
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Introduced by s.10 Finance Act 2008, and effective from 9 October 2007, the transferable nil rate band (TNRB) was expected to sound the “death knoll” for the use of nil rate band (NRB) legacies [...]
For many months now, there have been varying restrictions on movement- due to the Covid pandemic. For owners of Spanish properties who live outside Spain, this has meant that it has been either [...]