Wilfrid Vernor-Miles comments on Philip Hammond’s call for a review of inheritance tax in Mail Online UK

  The prospect of an inheritance tax overhaul has led to an outpouring of suggestions from financial experts. Chancellor Philip Hammond has called for a review of IHT, asking the Office of Tax Simplification (OTS) to ensure the system is “fit for purpose”. The chancellor called the current system “particularly complex” and asked the OTS…

What art market professionals, buyers and sellers can learn from the de Pury’s successful claim for commission payment

What art market professionals, buyers and sellers can learn from the de Pury’s successful claim for commission payment Last week saw the handing down of the judgment in a claim brought by Simon and Michaela de Pury and their associated companies over the payment of commission following the private sale of Paul Gauguin’s painting, dated…