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1 December 2017
The former Chancellor, Roy Jenkins, once described inheritance tax as “a voluntary levy paid by those who distrust their heirs more than they dislike the Inland Revenue”.
The principle holds true today: many options remain to save inheritance tax and thereby maximise the value to be passed down to one’s intended beneficiaries such as children and grandchildren.
More than 200 people attended our recent Inheritance Tax and Pension Freedoms seminars, held at two prestigious venues in Somerset and Devon.
As well as hearing from Thomas Westcott Partners Andrew Brown and Sheldon Cole, who provided insights and answered questions about recent changes to inheritance tax and pensions, attendees were also treated to keynote speaker Justin Urquhart Stewart’s thoughts on the global economy and its impacts on consumer confidence.
Over the last ten years technology has advanced massively. However, whilst technology has moved on, travelling has become more and more difficult. Homeworking has become the answer for many but how have the tax rules kept up with these changes?
Things went with a swing at our annual charity golf day which saw £6,354 – a record amount – raised for the South West MS Centre in Exeter.
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