Trusts? Don’t forget to register your Trusts…….Posted by Ian Henman on August 5, 2020
Trusts can be an important tool when it comes to tax planning and organising your financial affairs. We look at how trusts started and some of the issues involved in using them.
The THP Guide to Inheritance Tax PlanningPosted by Mark Ingle on June 1, 2020
Inheritance Tax planning – things to consider about the Inheritance Tax which may be due to the Treasury upon your death of the death of a loved one.
Care home fees – could your parents lose their house?Posted by Jon Pryse-Jones on May 11, 2020
Many people needing long-term care need to sell the family home and drain their savings to pay for residential care home fees in the UK.
Joint bank account with a child or parent? You might want to close it.Posted by Jon Pryse-Jones on February 7, 2020
If you have a joint account with a parent or child, it could end up causing more problems than it solves. Jon Pryse-Jones explains why.
Lasting Power of Attorney – without it all could be lost!Posted by Jon Pryse-Jones on January 22, 2020
If you have a loved one who is beginning to be affected by old age, it is vital to set up a Lasting Power of Attorney. Don’t leave this until they sre losing capacity as by then it will be too late.
Applied for power of attorney or deputyship? You could be owed a refund..Posted by Ben Locker on October 21, 2019
You could be owed a fee refund..
Helping Elderly Relatives and You Plan for the Future – Part 3Posted by Kevin Wheeler on July 24, 2019
In part 3 of our series we look at things from a tax planning perspective and at issues around Inheritance Tax.
Helping Elderly Relatives and You Plan for the Future – Part 2 of 3Posted by Kevin Wheeler on July 10, 2019
In part 2 of our series we discuss the options for paying for the care that your loved ones may need.
Helping you (and your elderly relatives!) prepare for the future – Part 1 of 3Posted by Kevin Wheeler on June 26, 2019
It’s key to learn more about Wills and Lasting Power of Attorney as you or your family member gets older. Sometimes thinking or talking about financial issues is the last thing anyone wants to do but best you bite the bullet…
Lasting Power of Attorney – why is it so vital?Posted by Jon Pryse-Jones on December 15, 2017
A Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) is a legal document that lets you (the ‘donor’) appoint one or more people (known as ‘attorneys’) to help you make decisions or to make decisions on your behalf. Basically, a LPA allows you to nominate who has control over what happens to you as and when you become