The era of the initial accumulation of large private capital in Russia has ended. Capital owners now have to think about ways to protect personal and business assets, as well as how to ensure financial stability for the future generation.
In matters of inheritance, the following main problems can be distinguished:
- when inheriting by law, there is a risk of the appearance of an "unknown" heir;
- high taxes on inheritance of assets located abroad (up to 50 %);
- the will does not always allow to cover all categories of assets;
- contesting the testator’s will due to the peculiarities and limitations of Russian law;
- disputes between heirs regarding the division of inherited property.
Main inheritance practice services:
- Analysis of the mass of the succession;
- Inheritance planning;
- Support of the process of assets transfer by inheritance;
- Creation and administration of hereditary structures;
- Performing duties of will executor.
Our clients' questions are rarely typical, therefore the above list is not exhaustive, the range of services is discussed individually with each client.