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Commission Adopts New Rules to Help EU Tax Authorities Exchange Information

February 16, 2016 | Wills and Probate

On 15 December 2015 The European Commission adopted new rules to make it easier for EU Member States’ tax authorities to exchange financial information so that they can ensure full tax transparency and cooperation. The detailed rules mean that the practical arrangements are now in place for the entry into application of the amended  Directive(Read more)

Debts of the Estate

January 29, 2016 | Wills and Probate

We often get asked about personal debts especially where a person died in known financial difficulty. Do the debts die with you or do they live on to burden your family members? The good news is that those left behind are not normally responsible for those debts. The exception here are is if another person(Read more)