27 December 2017
For most people, the purchase of a house is an important and exciting event. This is especially so for expats who find themselves buying a home in a country other than their own. Of course, finding the right house in the right place is a first priority - but once you have done that successfully; then what? What are the legal issues that you have to take into account?
10 May 2017
Somewhere around the end of the year, when the days are getting shorter and it is cold and bleak outside, the time of gift-giving arrives. And some of us, feeling a bit melancholy about the passing of another year, find ourselves wondering how best to gift our wealth to our children, or to others, from a tax point of view.
20 July 2017
I am often asked whether it is really necessary to draw up a will. Isn’t everything already arranged in the law? And when it comes to international situations, don’t we have the European Inheritance Act?