Welcome to the Library

Will Protect strives to provide you with relevant news and advice so that we can help you make confident, informed decisions regarding our services. We are continually researching and examining current industry affairs to give you updated, reliable services, and want to share our findings with you. Our Library includes a discussion on a range of topics including Wills, Estate Planning, Specialist Tax Planning, Conveyancing, HR & Employment Law and much more. We also include any company updates that you may be interested in or that could benefit you. Our team update this Library often, so keep coming back to see more news and advice posts.

Appointing Guardians Of The Galaxy

As the Marvel comic based film, ‘Guardians of The Galaxy’ suggests, a theme of superheros is much what a Guardian can be in times of bereavement. A responsible guardian is someone you have named in your Will as the person you would like to take care of your children...

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Estate Planning Seminar – February 6th

ESTATE PLANNING SEMINAR TUESDAY 6th FEBRUARY 2018 THE MARYGREEN MANOR HOTEL LONDON ROAD BRENTWOOD 6:30PM – 8.30PM With the new year very much underway, we are pleased to announce our first Estate Planning Seminar of the year. This will take place on the 6th of...

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Can A Will Help With Your Tax Planning?

Failing to make clear your wishes in a Will can be detrimental in terms of your assets and where you want them to go, this approach can also leave your family with an unexpected and unwanted tax bill. Inheritance tax (IHT) is payable at a rate of 40% on the value of...

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New Year, New Planning Strategies For Your Modern Family

The new year may signify the right time to put full focus on your estate planning and preparing your family for inherited wealth, research makes it clear that the majority of families are falling short. At Will Protect we’re continuing to provide advice and know-how...

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10 Celebrity Deaths That Shook 2017 To The Core

Much like the previous year of 2016, this year has been shook by some very sad and untimely celebrity deaths. While it’s always sad to lose an icon from their industry or time we most fondly remember them, here Will Protect looks at 10 losses who resonated the...

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What Exit Strategy Do You Have Up Your Sleeve?

The likes of the fictional MI5 secret agent, James Bond, might have his car ejector seat as his own method of exiting a somewhat sticky situation. But, the question is as a business owner, have you thought about your own exit strategy when the time comes? The struggle...

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Simplifying The Taxation of Trusts

A trust is a way of managing assets such as money, investments, land or buildings. There are different types of trusts and they are taxed differently. Here you can see trusts simplified through a taxation process. The trustees are the legal owners of the assets held...

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Preserving Business Assets For Your Family

Regarding your future and your loved one’s future, it is worth considering as a Business Owner, what if the worst should happen if either you or a business partner were to die. After a lifetime of hard work and dedication towards your business, the last thing...

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Choose Your Executor Wisely

Don’t worry, you don’t have to choose someone to chop your bonce off just yet! Despite the Estate and Will service proving a headache for one to handle. But choosing the wrong executor for your estate can prove costly to your family in the future. You may think that...

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Who Inherits Celebrity Fortune?

With the passing of celebrities from musicians Tom Petty and Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington, to controversial personality Hugh Hefner in recent weeks. Like us, celebrities are also in need of sorting their inheritance for the future of their families. But who...

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The Brave Battle of Alzheimers Disease

Whatever the future holds, Will Protect ensure that not only are your assets passed to the people you care about, freeing them of any unnecessary stress and hassle at what is already a difficult time, but more so that provision is made for those in need of care after...

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Inheritance Tax Tops The Bill

It has been recently revealed in the news that Inheritance tax bills have topped around the £5 billion a year mark for the first time, according to the Financial Press. Inheritance tax totaled a staggering £4.7bn from UK consumers in the tax year for 2016/17, this...

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