Ilott v Mitson: The Lessons & Unanswered Questions

03 Jul 2017, 12:00 am

The long-awaited decision in the Ilott v Mitson case was finally handed down by the Supreme Court on 15 March 2017. The judgment in the now infamous case raises a number of questions for the legal profession.

Brie-Stevens Hoare QC and Edward Rowntree will discuss:

  • Issues aired in the case including:
    • The meaning of maintenance  
    • The treatment of Charitable beneficiaries    
    • State benefits as a resource    
    • Tax or Benefit efficient structuring    
    • How to approach the balancing exercise
  • The Supreme Court Decision
  • The Unanswered Questions
  • Practical considerations going forward

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