Wills Publication

Wills Publication: A guide to the law and taxation of Wills

Wills Publication is a FREE interactive E-Publication brought to you by the SOLICITORS group.

About the Publication

This Publication aims to guide you through a wide range of Law and Taxation issues including:

  • The Formalities of a Will
  • Testamentary Capacity
  • Undue Influence & Knowledge and Approval
  • Revocation, Revival and Republication
  • The Contents of a Will
  • Domicile and the Foreign Element
  • Inheritance Act 1975 (Provision for Family and Dependants)
  • Intestacy
  • The Duty of Care
  • Inheritance Tax (IHT)
  • Tax & Practice
  • Practical Tax Issues

About the Author

Martyn Frost FCIB TEP
Martyn Frost has been involved with wills and trusts for a little over 40 years. Between 1968 and 2005 he worked for Barclays Bank Trust Company Ltd (a UK subsidiary of Barclays plc) in a range of positions involved with wills, and estate and trust administration. This included a short spell in the Caribbean.

Martyn Frost moved into the internal legal department in 1991 as deputy head, taking over the responsibility for the department in 1994. He left Barclays in 2005 to concentrate on consultancy, lecturing and writing. As well as setting up Trenfield Trust & Estate Consulting Ltd, Martyn Frost was a consultant with Halliwell Landau LLP in Manchester (2005/6) followed by a similar position with Lane-Smith & Shindler LLP (2006/11).

Nick Shaw
Nick Shaw MA (Cantab), TEP was formerly a Partner and latterly a Consultant with Addleshaw Goddard which is one of the largest firms of Solicitors in England with a Private Client Department.

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