Few of us like to think about dying, but equally few of us could live with the thought that we have not made adequate provision for family and friends who survive us.
The legislation that governs passing on your estate to your chosen beneficiaries requires you to plan well in advance. Since none of us knows when we shall die, this means making the necessary provisions now.
The earlier you make the arrangements, the greater your chance of ensuring you have carefully considered all the available options and thereby maximising the amount that goes to your beneficiaries. Careful tax planning will also ease the pressures on your loved ones after your death.
It is equally important when planning to transfer your estate that you make adequate provision for yourself and your spouse in your later years. Striking this balance calls for considerable skill and foresight – and a detailed knowledge of the tax regime.
We provide a discreet estate planning service that includes:
If you are thinking about your family’s future and would like to talk to us about estate planning, get in touch with us for a preliminary review.
We advise businesses and private individuals on a full range of services. Where we do not have the necessary experience or expertise, we will know someone who has. We have established a strong network of other professional advisers to whom to entrust our clients.