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Why use a Business Property Relief Discretionary Trust?

Why use a Business Property Relief Discretionary Trust?

It is fairly common for spouses, where at least one of them owns a business and they wish to leave this to their spouse upon their death. On first death, this would be free of inheritance tax due to the spousal exemption. Second death should also be considered. If a business qualifies for business property … Read moreWhy use a Business Property Relief Discretionary Trust?

Business Property Relief (BPR)

Why use a Business Property Relief Discretionary Trust?

What is BPR? A relief applied to business property and can provide up to 100% relief from Inheritance Tax. There are a number of conditions which are required to be met: The business must be a qualifying business, The business must be what is referred to as ‘relevant business property’, and; Ownership conditions must be … Read moreBusiness Property Relief (BPR)