The Sherrards Blog: Private client

Sherrards’ Private Client team raises £3,650 for Rennie Grove Hospice Care

2nd June 2017

In February this year, Carolle Harris, Nicole Marmor and Raveet Phull completed over 40 free Wills for clients during the Rennie Grove’s “Make Your Will Month”, raising an impressive £3,650 for the charity. Rennie Grove raised a total of £18,300 from the scheme which is going to be used to …

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Sherrards’ Private Client team raises £3,650 for Rennie Grove Hospice Care

Inheritance tax and the Residence Nil-Rate Band (RNRB)

27th March 2017

As we reported in 2015, a new RNRB is being introduced from 6 April 2017. The previous blog goes into detail about how the RNRB will apply to estates, this post will focus on recent developments. The “Residence” The property doesn’t actually have to be the deceased’s main residence or …

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Inheritance tax and the Residence Nil-Rate Band (RNRB)

Lasting Powers of Attorney (LPAs) for business interests

10th November 2016

A business owner may have had the foresight to purchase Key Person Insurance, but this will not assist with the practicalities of running the business if that key person is ill or injured and unable to work or take decisions. For that reason, LPAs are frequently being used by prudent …

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Lasting Powers of Attorney (LPAs) for business interests

Sherrards’ Private Client department awarded Tier 1 Ranking in Legal 500

4th November 2016

Industry-recognised Legal 500 has ranked Sherrards Solicitors’ Private Client department in Tier 1 for the South East in their latest guide, referring to the department as a ‘first-rate’ team. Led by Nicole Marmor, Head of Private Client, the department is ranked for their work across personal tax, trusts and probate services, particularly recognised for having …

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Sherrards’ Private Client department awarded Tier 1 Ranking in Legal 500
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Why don’t people trust Trusts?

15th September 2016

Following the 6th Duke of Westminster’s death last month, there was a media outcry about the lack of inheritance tax (IHT) his estate will be paying. Without the use of trusts, exemptions and reliefs his £8.3 billion estate would have been subject to a £3 billion inheritance tax (IHT) bill. …

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Why don’t people trust Trusts?

BREXIT Untangled: Expatriate Services Report Provides Reference Tool for Those Looking Beyond the UK following BREXIT

8th July 2016

A new Expatriate Services report is available from Sherrards Solicitors’ international alliance (Alliott Group) for businesses and individuals looking at life beyond the UK, following BREXIT. The report, published by Alliott Group, a leading international alliance of professional services firms, in which Sherrards Solicitors LLP is the local affiliated member …

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BREXIT Untangled:  Expatriate Services Report Provides Reference Tool for Those Looking Beyond the UK following BREXIT

BREXIT Untangled: How does Britain exit the EU and what happens next?

5th July 2016

If you are a little confused as to what’s happening following the referendum this article explores some of the issues arising from Britain’s referendum result in support of BREXIT including the mechanics of leaving the EU, whether Britain has to leave the EU and some thoughts on planning for the …

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BREXIT Untangled: How does Britain exit the EU and what happens next?

Brexit Untangled: What do British and Non British individuals need to think about when leaving the UK?

30th June 2016

Considering leaving the UK or emigrating? Below are four points your will need to consider: 1. Your UK estate If you have land or property in the UK you should have a Will which deals with that property. Ideally your UK Will should cover the entirety of your UK estate …

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Brexit Untangled: What do British and Non British individuals need to think about when leaving the UK?

‘Tis the Season … (for some Inheritance Tax advice)

18th December 2015

Struggling for gift ideas? Can’t remember if your niece likes Frozen or Inside Out? Will your uncle use a Kindle? Do your grandchildren have the new Star Wars BB-8? To make life easier for you, here are some gifting ideas from us at Sherrards (and some associated tax advice): Don’t …

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‘Tis the Season … (for some Inheritance Tax advice)

Sherrards wins award as Private Client Law Firm of the Year in “VV Luxury Lifestyle LLM Gala Awards”

14th December 2015

VV magazine is a publication focusing on an exclusive luxury lifestyle, particularly for the Russian community around the world.  Sherrards’ Private Client Team were honoured at this year’s awards, taking place in December. Jean-Paul da Costa, a senior partner at Sherrards, accepted the award on behalf of the Private Client …

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Sherrards wins award as Private Client Law Firm of the Year in “VV Luxury Lifestyle LLM Gala Awards”
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