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Murray Beith Murray is a leading Scottish private client law firm.

For over 170 years we have specialised in meeting the legal, financial and administrative needs of individuals and families, family trusts, charities and private companies.

Caroline is a full member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) and received the STEP Worldwide Excellence Award for the STEP Advanced Certificate in Taxation of Trusts and Estates (Scotland) in respect of the November 2015 sitting.

Read more about Caroline here.

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peterOn 30 January 2020, the All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for Inheritance & Intergenerational Fairness published a report proposing a radical change to the current inheritance tax (IHT) regime. The report – named Reform on Inheritance Tax – suggests replacing the IHT system with a flat-rate gift tax payable on both lifetime and death transfers.

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