Business break-up? Send in the tax lawyers.

The inevitability of taxation makes it second only to you-know-what in the list of things we’d rather not contemplate.  So, when a business relationship breaks down or an investment turns sour (and you already have

Selling your business? Consider a move to Monaco.

UK business owners, who are contemplating a sale of their business, are sometimes advised to consider leaving the UK.  Moving away (and taking up tax-residence outside the UK) opens up the possibility of mitigating the

The psychology of settlement in mediation

Legal disputes typically involve questions of hard, black-letter law.  Where there is a written contract, have the parties complied with its terms? Is there a default? Where there is a statutory or regulatory duty, has