Paul Short: Capital Gains Tax on the Former Matrimonial Home

In most cases the most valuable asset in the divorce will be the family home or the former matrimonial home (FMH) as it is destined to become, if indeed it has not already become the case. In some divorces, then FMH will have to be sold.  In other cases, one spouse...

An Update on our Forensic Accountancy Team

We think Lambert Chapman LLP is quite rare amongst accountancy firms of our size in that we have our own Forensic Team. We are called into action in two main areas: 1.    We take instruction from Solicitors to assist in Matrimonial cases. 2.    We might also be...

Paul Short: The Rational Investor

Share valuations are always challenging, particularly those involving the valuation of a minority share interest and each set of circumstances is different. Even so, one finds that many valuers adopt a mechanical and formulaic approach to this process. One selects a...