The residence nil rate band (“RNRB”) was introduced in April 2017. It provided an additional nil rate band claimable upon a person’s death, on top of the general nil rate band (a maximum of £325,000 per person) already available. …
Our expert team of specialist private client lawyers have a wealth of experience in advising clients with wide ranging circumstances.
I would say that Clarion are certainly one of the most complete and experienced legal firms - certainly in Leeds and possibly the North, they are my go-to firm for medium to high net worth clients.Chambers UK 2019
Had it not been for the skills and efforts of Clarion I have no doubt that we would not have been able to achieve a fraction of the progress we have made.Chambers UK 2019
The 'excellent' private client practice at Clarion is 'well placed to support owner-managed businesses and their owners' and is 'one of the market leaders in this area'. The team 'goes the extra mile'.Legal 500 2018
Vivienne Wild specialises in advising wealthy individuals and families on estate planning and business succession. Sources say she is "exceptionally thorough, she has a fantastic memory and has an in-depth knowledge of her subject," and that "she is very good technically." Wild is also praised for her "excellent client skills," and one interviewee comments that "she was very understanding and explained everything in an understandable way. She was lovely and had a personable manner.Chambers and Partners High Net Worth Guide 2017
The lawyers are personable, reliable and collaborative. They are positive, and technically excellent. They have the community at heart for everything they do; they really care.Chambers UK 2016
We recognise the importance of getting your affairs in order, whether that be a programme of complex estate planning and inheritance tax mitigation work for clients with business and overseas assets, or drafting a straightforward Will simply leaving everything to your children, for example, or to other persons or charities you wish to benefit.
One of our team will be happy to meet with you for an initial meeting, on a no obligation basis, to discuss your needs and to set out some options for you going forwards.
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Reclaiming inheritance tax when the value of a deceased person’s shares reduce after death - in light of Coronavirus
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