Job Title: Solicitor
Location: Stockport, Congleton
Phone: 0161 475 1224
We acted for and advised the beneficiaries of a Life Trust who were inheriting an estate, which included agricultural land, woodland and houses, and concluded the transfer of various estate properties to the beneficiaries. During this case we went a...Read More
We are currently acting for the Association of Independent Meat Suppliers (AIMS) and a red meat slaughterhouse in an appeal to the Court of Appeal in a case concerning the application of section 9 of the Food Safety Act 1990....Read More
We acted for executors following the death of the farmer and worked alongside property valuers in claiming and negotiating agricultural and business property reliefs with the Inland Revenue. This maximised the value of the farmer’s estate, which was to pass...Read More
It’s rare for the court to order a sale of the entire farm. The court will consider if part can be sold off without affecting the viability of the farming business to meet the other party’s needs. The court does...
If the land is part of a working farm, it is likely to qualify for Agricultural Property Relief, either in part or in full, which could save inheritance tax even where you are renting it out. The qualification for Agricultural...
It’s always good to review your partnership agreement every 5 -10 years, or when something important happens e.g. purchase of new land, change in structure, or death of a partner. The tax law changes all of time and it’s important...
Yes, the couple can enter into a pre-marital agreement (pre-nuptial) and post-marital agreement. Whilst they are not currently legally binding in the UK, under the Matrimonial Causes Act 1973 they are factors that the court will take into account on...
We offer robust legal advice and on-site support for the Education Sector from a team of Employment and HR specialists, backed by our expert employment lawyers.
We provide pragmatic advice and solutions to the construction and engineering industries, delivered by a specialist Construction and Engineering Team.
Our cross-disciplinary Healthcare team advises a wide range of organisations in the public and private arena and third sector bodies.
With over 20 years’ experience in the music and media industry, we have significant experience in acting for musicians, songwriters, independent record labels and management companies.
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