Every business needs to review its policy from time to time. A review provides the springboard for developing medium and long term management, business and ownership strategies. We focus on making assets perform and add value at all levels.
Taxes in all forms have an increasingly significant effect on businesses and private property ownership. We advise on strategy to help mitigate against liability for tax with a particular expertise in inheritance tax including Business Property Relief (BPR) and Agricultural Property Relief (APR) as well as Private Residence Relief (PRR) for Capital Gains Tax.
Landowners can face challenges with Public Access and Rights of Ways in the countryside. We advise on managing existing access routes, preparing and submitting Highways and Landowners Statements and Declarations, and representing clients for Modification Orders, new routes and Village Green Claims.
A thorough understanding of agricultural property legislation is essential to sound estate management. This expert knowledge allows innovative management at a time when the traditional principles of farming are under great strain.