2018 started with a bang, actually a few of them as fireworks lit up the skies around the world. Since New Year’s Day the time seems to have flown by and the team here at the SWW HQ are wondering how many people have already forgotten to keep their New Year’s Resolution. Whether or not…

Gifts to charities Gifts to charities are exempt from Inheritance Tax (IHT) whether they are made in lifetime or by Will. Likewise a gift to a trust that is established for charitable purposes is exempt from IHT. The Charities Act 2011 defines a “charitable purpose” as one that falls into one of 13 categories defined…

  SWW partners with British Liver Trust In 2014 the Society of Will Writers (SWW) partnered up with the British Liver Trust to raise awareness among clients of SWW members about liver disease and the work the British Liver Trust do to combat it. After the success of the Will Month collaboration in October 2014 the two…