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Should you be reviewing your final salary pension scheme?

Napthens - March 28th 2017
Final salary or defined benefit (DB) pensions are known for being generous and typically anyone who is a member of a final salary or defined benefit pension...
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Selling or buying a leasehold house or apartment? Beware – further charges may apply

Napthens - March 28th 2017
Whether you are buying, selling or currently own a leasehold property, there may be a number of additional charges which may apply. Details of these charges...
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Q&A: Increase in Probate Fees

Napthens - March 28th 2017
From May 2017 the set fee of £155 for all probate applications made through a solicitor, and £215 fee for personal applications will cease. The new fee...
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A properly drafted Will could save you thousands

Napthens - October 17th 2016
Careful planning and an appropriately drafted Will could reduce the amount of Inheritance Tax (IHT) payable on your death as the following case study...
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Hope for the best, plan for the worst…

Napthens - October 17th 2016
The trouble with financial planning is that it forces people to contemplate the possibility of events occurring which most of us would rather not think about. ...
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Shareholder and Partnership protection

Napthens - October 17th 2016
Have you ever thought what the impact would be if you were to lose a shareholding director or partner of your business?
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Helping someone special onto the property ladder?

Napthens - June 29th 2016
There has been an increase lately of parents and grandparents providing their children and grandchildren with financial help in order allow them to take that...
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New relationship? Think first!

Napthens - June 29th 2016
How many times have you heard recently that your friend met their partner on the internet? Plenty of Fish, Tinder and Match.com are some of the many dating...
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What does the future hold for family law?

Napthens - November 23rd 2015
The landscape of family law is ever changing. In recent years the development of alternative dispute resolution in the form of Mediation, Collaborative Law and...
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Lasting Power of Attorney – not just financial

Napthens - November 23rd 2015
A Lasting Power of Attorney document outlines named individuals who are able to manage an incapacitated person’s financial affairs for them. However, it is...
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