Estate Planning

As a result of the continuous introduction of new tax legislation and constantly changing regulatory structures, estate planning is a highly complex and often opaque area of law. G J Moloney’s Probate and Estate Planning Department is ready to offer you the qualified assistance you need to help you navigate all the available options and take the steps necessary to protect your legacy – whether by drafting a will or forming and administrating an estate or trust.

CAPITAL ACQUISITIONS TAX & EFFECTIVE TAX PLANNING

Not only do we advise clients on the most appropriate manner to implement their personal wishes concerning their assets but we also endeavour to ensure that this is done in the most tax efficient manner possible. As part of these efforts, our team are ideally positioned to advise our clients in relation to Capital Acquisitions Tax planning, focusing in particular on the availability of reliefs for business and agricultural assets as well as exemptions for residential properties.

ENDURING POWER OF ATTORNEY

There is a growing awareness of the need to provide for the management of property and financial affairs in the event of a loss of capacity. To help you prepare for any eventualities, we can advise on all aspects of putting an Enduring Power of Attorney in place as well as the procedures to be followed to secure registration of the Power and the Duties and obligations to be discharged by the Attorney in the course of his or her duties.

FOREIGN INVESTMENT & ASSETS

With the Irish economic success of recent years more Irish individuals now have foreign investments. Our firm has specialist experience in procuring the issue of foreign Grants of Representation to such estates and liaising with overseas lawyers in this regard and in the implementation of the necessary procedures of the relevant foreign jurisdiction(s) to collect and administer such assets.

If you require advice about finalising your will or safeguarding the future of your estate, get in touch with G J Moloney’s experienced probate and estate team today.