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  • Cohabiting Couples and Cohabitation Agreements

    06 October 2017

    In 2016, there were 18.9m families in the UK. Of those, 12.7m were married or civil partners. Cohabiting couples (unmarried) was that fastest growing family type between 1996 and 2016, more than doubling from 1.5m families to 3.3m families. (Information from ONS)…

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  • The Future Of Legacy Giving

    31 May 2017

    The number and value of legacies left in wills has increased over the past decade and now represents more than £2 billion of income for charities in England & Wales.…

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  • Individuals and Families Brochure

    18 April 2017

    This brochure is for anyone who requires clear advice on a legal issue that is affecting them or their family.…

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  • Barlow Robbins International Brochure

    13 April 2017

    Barlow Robbins is dedicated to meeting the business and personal needs of our clients where there are international dimensions.…

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  • Non-domiciled rule changes

    13 April 2017

    ​Jeremy Duffy writes about the recent changes to the treatment of non-domiciled individuals as the Finance Bill 2017 is released.…

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  • Taxing times for the Non-Dom

    17 March 2017

    Following several years of announcements from the Government on proposed changes to the treatment of ‘non-doms’, culminating in the release of the Finance Bill 2017, do non-domiciled individuals have cause for concern in respect of the changes due to come into effect from 6 April 2017? …

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  • Homemade Wills

    17 August 2016

    The trouble is that with homemade Wills, there are so many potential pitfalls and problems we couldn’t begin to describe them all. Certainly a tiny mistake can lead to a catastrophic failing.…

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  • Protecting assets in second marriages: pre-nuptial agreements & Wills

    10 May 2016

    In 2011 34% of marriages failed where one or both of the couple had been previously married. Couples looking to enter into a further marriage or civil partnership should consider how best to protect assets on divorce and dissolution to avoid conflict at later stages. …

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  • Creative people and their estates

    10 May 2016

    A deceased creative may have left a very valuable literary or artistic estate containing all the intellectual property rights to their work, as well as such physical property as manuscripts, artworks and memorabilia which relate to them and to their output. …

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  • Till Death Do Us Part Our Assets

    26 January 2016

    Here are two important and related facts for co-habiting couples: you mean no less to each other just because you are unmarried*, and there is no such thing as a ‘common law’ husband or wife...…

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