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Capital Taxes

We have considerable expertise in advising clients on capital taxes.

Members provide advice on pure tax problems as well as having considerable expertise in dealing with capital taxes, as part of instructions in any private client matter, be that contentious or non-contentious.

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Our members deliver high quality legal expertise combined with a down-to- earth and collaborative approach.

If you would like to discuss a specific case, arrange a meeting or receive further information about any of our members, areas of expertise or about the way we work in general, please contact our clerks who will be happy to provide further guidance.

Call +44 (0)20 7405 0758
Email clerks@tenoldsquare.com

"Provides clear and concise guidance and doesn't sit on the fence."

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Tax is a significant part of private client work, for which Chambers has been recognised as a leading set. Most applications under the Variation of Trusts Act are tax motivated: Chambers’ expertise in Variation of Trusts matters is unsurpassed. Barristers from Ten Old Square were involved in the leading cases on the inheritance tax reservation of benefit rules.

In addition, members of Chambers have significant experience in dealing with tax planning issues involving capital taxes, including tax efficient will drafting. Members of Ten Old Square are well equipped to deal with capital taxes points which may arise in any private client matter.

Examples of work undertaken by Ten Old Square in this area are:

  • Capital Gains Tax planning and mitigation
  • Capital Gains Tax deferral
  • Inheritance tax planning and mitigation
  • Reservation of benefit issues
  • Use of Business Property Relief
  • Use of Agricultural Property Relief
  • Tax efficient will drafting
  • Deeds of Variation
  • Tax planning in the Court of Protection

Members of Chambers are contributors and editors of leading practitioner texts on Capital Taxes namely Fosters and Mellows Taxation of Executors and Trustees and [Williams on Wills].

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