Charities

A Day With Give Bradford

A Day With Give Bradford

Simon and Gareth recently spent the day as guests of our registered charity, Leeds Community Foundation, visiting the Give Bradford initiative, which showcased how important the fund is to engaging and improving the opportunities available for those who need it most in the city, and further highlighted the ongoing need for funding and support.

Your Money not the Taxman

Your Money not the Taxman

There’s a lot written about inheritance tax (IHT) planning and much of it is useful and reasonable. There are clever schemes that involve gifting money, investing in particular share classes that qualify for certain reliefs, complicated products from life companies, and a plethora of different trust arrangements available directly from Solicitors. However, although these schemes work, before you engage in them you should firstly consider more simple solutions, some of which I have set out below.