Trusts

7th August 2018

What is the Nil Rate Band and how does it affect Inheritance Tax?

According to Benjamin Franklin, there are two certainties in life; death and taxes. However, one eventuality that Mr Franklin most likely did not prepare for is the notion of a tax on death. In the United Kingdom, Inheritance Tax is an issue that haunts many families each year and has done since its formal introduction […]

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2nd August 2018

What would happen if Kim Kardashian died without a Will?

If you die without a will then your estate (all your belongings upon death) would be distributed according to the rules of Intestacy. This means that there could be potential beneficiaries who don’t get anything from your estate at death. Kim has an estimated estate of $175,000,000 which makes her one of the richest reality […]

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31st July 2018

What now for the contestants of Love Island?

Last night’s final saw Jack Fincham a stationary sales man from Essex and his girlfriend Dani Dyer the daughter of TV ‘Hardman’ Danny Dyer leave Love Island with £50,000 in their bank and a romance which has had the public supporting since they coupled up on the first opportunity. They have moved on to become […]

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30th January 2017

Reasons why your client may require a trust

Reasons why your client may required a trust If you ask your client if they want to create a trust you will receive varied responses: for example, ‘It’s a good way to save tax’.  According to research the main reasons why people want to create a trust is to control the assets: for example, to […]

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An important announcement from SWW Trust Corporation

We are monitoring the COVID-19 situation closely. The welfare of our staff and customers are our main priority. Our offices are now closed, however we remain fully operational during this time. We’re contactable through the usual contact details.