A Practitioner’s Guide to Powers of Attorney
Fully up-to-date with the latest legislation and case law, this new edition responds to questions such as:
Can you modify the circumstances in which the appointment of replacement attorneys become
effective, or are you bound by what is in the Act?
Can you extend the power of attorneys to make gifts?
Can the donor authorise an attorney to change the will of the donor?
If two or more attorneys are appointed jointly and severally, can the donor require two attorneys
to make some decisions?
Can a donor require an attorney to obtain the consent of a third party to a transaction?
If a partner in a limited liability partnership is appointed as attorney, can an employee of the
firm give the certificate?
How will the court deal with objections to the registration of a power?
The only book on the market to include the changes made by the Lasting Powers of Attorney,
Enduring Powers of Attorney and Public Guardian (Amendment) Regulations 2015 which came
into effect on 01 July 2015
Practical approach, using ‘Signposts’ at the start of each chapter to aid navigation, and ‘Focus
points’ to help draw out ‘not to be missed’ tips
Relevant case law summaries throughout
This is a must-have handbook for solicitors, legal executives, accountants, will-writers, licensed
conveyancers, banks and building societies, and anyone who is acting under a power of attorney
and needs to know their powers, duties and rights.ISBN: 9781784511043 ISBN: 9781784511050
Tax Aspects of the Purchase and Sale of a Private
Squire Patton Boggs (UK) LLP
Practical and user-friendly, this title provides the tax planning solutions that are found from a
commercial and tax perspective, but also strikes a happy medium between the buyer’s and the
It covers guidance on the key choice between an assets or share deal, pre-acquisition tax planning
advice, how to integrate the target company into the buyer’s group and issues to be dealt with
This indispensable guide is essential reading for accountants, lawyers, tax practitioners, directors,
shareholders, potential investors, corporate financiers, company secretaries and all those
professionals involved in tax, merger and acquisition planning.ISBN: 9781780438009