Wills & Probate Round Up

3 hour training course for in-house or conference presentation
One of our most popular courses highlighting recent developments for busy practitioners in the fields of Wills & Probate, stimulating critical interest in the impact of these developments on every day practice.  Scroll for more information, agenda and to make an enquiry.

Description

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Aim

To highlight recent developments for busy practitioners in the fields of Wills & Probate and tax matters during the administration of an estate and, to stimulate critical interest in the impact of these developments on every day practice

Outcomes

Participants will be equipped to evaluate the issues of practical importance on their work

Example Agenda (subject to amendment to take account of new developments)

  • Wills

    • Statutory developments – Law Commission 12th programme of work
    • Practice issues
      • Electronic signatures
      • Digital assets in Wills
    • Recent cases on validity: Re Burns [2016] EWCA 37; Elliott v Simmonds [2016] EWHC 732; Lloyd v Jones [2016] EWHC 1308
  • Probate

    • HMRC & tax issues
      • Bereavement process
      • ISA Regulations
      • Changes to the taxation of dividends
      • Digitalisation of IHT
      • Residence Nil Rate Band
      • Deemed domicile changes
      • DOTAS & IHT
      • Digital Assets in Estates
    • Recent cases: IPFD cases; Executor de son tort; tax penalties; removal of executor; disposal of body; proprietary estoppel; exoneration clauses; insolvent estates

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