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Turcan Connell

PRINCES EXCHANGE, 1 EARL GREY STREET, EDINBURGH, EH3 9EE, SCOTLAND
Tel:
Work 0131 228 8111
Fax:
Fax 0131 228 8118
DX:
723300 EDINBURGH-43
Email:
Web:
www.turcanconnell.com
Edinburgh, Glasgow, London

Paul Macaulay

Tel:
Work 0131 228 8111
Email:
Web:
www.turcanconnell.com
Turcan Connell

Work Department

Tax and Succession; Family Business

Position

Partner specialising in wealth, tax, succession and asset protection planning; family businesses; wills; trust law; executry administration

Career

Trained Turcan Connell, qualified 2005; Partner 2015

Member

Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP)

Education

Stewarts Melville College, Edinburgh; University Aberdeen (LLB 2001, DipLP 2012); STEP Advanced Certificate in Family Business Advising (2014)


Scotland: Private client

Personal tax, trusts and executries

Within: Personal tax, trusts and executries

Turcan Connell's wide-ranging trust and tax expertise encompasses succession planning and other issues concerning high-net-worth individuals and families. The group, which comprises a number of chartered tax advisers, is particularly noted for inheritance tax planning matters. Recent highlights include offshore structure reorganisations and the establishment of various FICs and FLPs; work that included advice on tax, asset protection and assistance with asset structuring. The tax and succession group is led by the ‘efficient and likableAlexander Garden, whose knowledge of tax and trusts is ‘first-rate’. ‘Shrewd operatorPaul Macaulay stands out for his ‘ability to communicate complex issues clearly’ and assists private clients, family businesses and landowners with capital taxation and estate planning, with a particular focus on inheritance and capital gains tax planning. Alix Storrie is also recommended for her expertise in wills, and the complex issues that arise out of landed estates, including claims for reliefs.

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