CHARTERED TAX ADVISOR Stuart Maggs has left Grant Thornton to take a partner position at solicitors Howes Percival.
Maggs, who originally trained as a barrister, was most recently a senior tax manager at Grant Thornton, specialising in capital taxes, trusts and estate planning.
The law firm has 37 partners and 135 lawyers in six offices around the country.
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Let us hope that valuable asset protection vehicles are not made prohibitively burdensome or abolished in the desire to “simplify” IHT