Tax & Trusts

A Lawmatch recommended solicitor can help and advise you on all matters relating to tax including:

  • Self assessment, including tax return preparation, tax computations, advice on payments due and deadlines
  • Tax planning advice on capital gains tax, inheritance tax and income tax, either in general or in relation to particular events, such as matrimonial breakdown and termination of employment
  • Inheritance tax relief for shares in a company or property used in a company as well as lifetime gifts of business property to family members working within the business
  • Inheritance tax relief on farm land and machinery
  • Tax planning for SMEs
  • Representation in disputes and problems with HM Revenue & Customs
  • VAT recovery strategies
  • Tax and VAT investigations, advocacy at tax and VAT tribunals
  • Tax-efficient remuneration planning for employees, including employee share schemes
  • Property tax and Stamp Duty Land Tax

A trust is a legal structure whereby money or assets are legally entrusted to an individual trustee with instructions to use it for the benefit of another person or group of people. Solicitors available through Lawmatch can advise on the:

  • Creation and administration of trusts and charities
  • Complex estate planning, particularly involving the use of trusts as vehicles to reduce tax exposure

Charities & Trusts

For those wishing to set up their own charities or require assistance with administrating a charitable trust Lawmatch can help. Individuals and businesses can save considerable amounts of inheritance tax and other taxes through charities that are registered with the Charity Commission in the UK. Lawmatch solicitors can assist with:

  • Registering a Charity with the Charities Commission
  • Administering a Charitable Trust
  • Guidance for trustees of a Charitable Trust
  • Tax planning for individuals and corporates using Charitable Trusts 
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