April 2021 – Removal of an Executor

In August 2014 the Scottish Law Commission published a report on its review of trust law. The report included a draft Trusts (Scotland) Bill to update Scots trust law.  Regrettably, nearly seven years later, the Scottish Law Commission’s Bill is … More

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Storing Your Will Where Others Can Find It

We are always advising our clients of the necessity of making a Will and having a Power of Attorney but recent information published by the  Financial Times has highlighted that it is also very important that your family knows where … More

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Beware: Executor Personally Liable to Pay Inheritance Tax Bill

Acting as executor for an estate carries a great deal of responsibility and while the majority of executries are completed without incident, complications can arise and executors can sometimes find themselves in a difficult and unexpected situation. At some point … More

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