Monthly Archives: November 2015

Charities Win Inheritance Dispute

In a case that demonstrates the importance of taking professional legal advice when writing a will, four charities have won a legal battle over their right to share an estate worth around £1.8 million, reports the Daily Mail. The estate … Continue reading

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Inheritance Tax Bill in UK Exceeds £3 Billion

Recent analysis by Prudential has revealed that the total amount of inheritance tax paid in the 2012-13 tax year (the latest publicly available data) reached £3.05 billion, which is an increase of 15% on the £2.65 billion total paid in … Continue reading

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Failure to Read Contracts Often Leads to Unfair Dismissal

A worrying new survey has revealed that only one in every 166 workers has fully read and understood their contract, often leading to workers believing they have been unfairly dismissed. In reality, however, the ignorance regarding contracts often leads to … Continue reading

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