Ingrid has developed a specialism in tax and succession planning, she has in-depth experience of both corporate and private client tax practices which makes her ideally placed to advise high net worth individuals, entrepreneurs, owner managed businesses and their families. She is both a solicitor and a barrister and is known for her considered approach to inheritance tax planning.
She works with high net worth individuals on strategies to save inheritance tax and encourages clients to put strategies in place to reduce their liability.
Ingrid also regularly advises clients on capital gains mitigation, stamp duty land tax mitigation and the incorporation of businesses including large property portfolio’s owned in sole or joint names, mitigating both SDLT and Capital Gains Tax. Once incorporated there are a number of inheritance tax saving strategies that can be implemented.
Ingrid’s clients include accountants that outsource tax consultancy, providing services to their clients. Ingrid has advised on everything from s455 charges on loans to director/shareholders, the purchase of a large Manor House where substantial SDLT was recovered using Multiple Dwelling Relief, trusts, estate and succession planning including restructuring of companies and domicile issues.
Ingrid has advised clients with a domicile of choice abroad (and a domicile of origin in the UK) on escaping the UK IHT net by the use of offshore trusts to hold their UK assets whilst they continue to be domiciled abroad. She also advises on the UK connections they need to avoid that may bring them within the net.