Mr Deputy Speaker, my RHF the Chief Secretary will tomorrow publish further details of our comprehensive plans for new criminal offences for tax evasion and new penalties for those professionals who assist them.
So – fair warning that deeds of variation are scheduled for revision. It’s one of those things that is constantly under threat – but now seems to be very definitely a target.
So, all estates currently in administration should endeavour to get variations completed before election day, to be on the safe side,,,
And those affluent children with elderly parents really need to encourage them to think about changing their wills, now more so than ever before.