UK Office of Tax Simplification Takes Aim at Inheritance Tax Death duties were first introduced, in their modern form, back in 1894 when the government introduced estate duty, a tax on the capital value of land. Estate duty was eventually replaced by Capital Transfer Tax in 1975, which introduced the concept of tax on lifetime…
Landed Estates mostly include some or all of the following: tenanted farms, let cottages, commercial units and farming businesses.
We have a wide range of experience of dealing with such matters. We can advise when new arrangements are set up and also when relationships go wrong.
We work closely with the Estate’s land agents, and can help both on the legalities and the negotiation of a solution to problems.