Making Tax Digital

It’s been more than 2 years in the making, but next month marks the official launch of the Government’s Making Tax Digital (MTD) initiative. MTD is a UK government initiative...

Cohabitants’ rights in intestacy: changes afoot?

On 17 February 2019 the Scottish Government released a consultation on the law of succession. This builds on the government’s 2015 consultation which sought views on wide-ranging changes proposed in...

Care fees and lifetime gifts

According to a 2017 census there were over 31,000 elderly residents living in care homes in Scotland. As the demand for care increases, so do concerns about the payment of...