News at April King

Son can gift himself £6 million from mother

A son acting as sole Attorney for his mentally incapacitated mother has been allowed to 'give' himself £6 million of her funds, in order to save inheritance tax.

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04 September - 18

Paul King speaks to Modern Law Magazine

July's editing of Modern Law Magazine includes an interview with our CEO Paul King. Paul speaks about the impact of technology on the delivery of legal services, which technologies...

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08 August - 18

Elderly cohabitee wins financial provision claim

The Court of Appeal has upheld a High Court Judgement that a deceased's Will failed to make reasonable provision for a financially comfortable cohabitee's maintenance under the Inheritance (Provision...

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08 August - 18

Would your relatives know your funeral wishes?

Funerals can seem like a morbid subject but at April King, we consider them as part and parcel of ensuring everything is taken care of. Our clients often say...

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31 July - 18

Over 30 million people in Britain do not have a Will

61% of people don't have a Will - 38% say they have nothing worth inheriting and 16% say they have been too busy to write a Will. Here we...

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30 July - 18

We don’t talk any more

Paul King explains: estranged children are more common than you think. He examines the issue of writing your Will when you have an estranged child and whether you should disinherit...

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17 July - 18