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Wills are not just for the rich & famous

Wills are not just for the rich & famous

17 February, 2015 by Gilson Gray in Blog
In a week where the US newspapers have been filled with the sad story of a feud between the late Robin Williams’ wife and his children in relation to his estate and speculation about what might happen to Whitney Houston’s estate should her daughter not reach age 30 and inherit, it would seem ... read more...
Top Tips For A Happy New Year

Top Tips For A Happy New Year

14 January, 2015 by Gilson Gray in Blog
Christmas is behind us. Now we are back at work, re-energised for a great year ahead. 2014 is over and we are a year further away from the bank crash, recession and all that nasty business. This can only mean one thing: more business, more income and an improving economy. Right? Not according ... read more...
12 Debts of Christmas – Part 4

12 Debts of Christmas – Part 4

24 December, 2014 by Gilson Gray in Blog
We all know that cash is tight at this time of year. All those presents to buy, all those Christmas parties to pay for. Gilson Gray can help with any cash flow issues that you have, whether that be the recovery of debts due to you, or by giving you advice to help alleviate those […] read more...
12 Days Of Christmas – Part 3

12 Days Of Christmas – Part 3

23 December, 2014 by Gilson Gray in Blog
We all know that cash is tight at this time of year. All those presents to buy, all those Christmas parties to pay for. Gilson Gray can help with any cash flow issues that you have, whether that be the recovery of debts due to you, or by giving you advice to help alleviate those […] read more...
22/12/14 – 12 Debts of Christmas – Part 2

22/12/14 – 12 Debts of Christmas – Part 2

22 December, 2014 by Gilson Gray in Blog
We all know that cash is tight at this time of year. All those presents to buy, all those Christmas parties to pay for. Gilson Gray can help with any cash flow issues that you have, whether that be the recovery of debts due to you, or by giving you advice to help alleviate those […] read more...
18/12/14 – Can obesity be a disability?

18/12/14 – Can obesity be a disability?

18 December, 2014 by Gilson Gray in Blog
Whilst Christmas is often seen as a time of excess and an opportunity to eat more than we really need, particularly in Scotland where there is already an obesity problem, there is now an important decision by the European Court of Justice (ECJ) that obesity can, in some cases, be a disability ... read more...
18/12/14 – 12 Debts of Christmas – Part 1

18/12/14 – 12 Debts of Christmas – Part 1

18 December, 2014 by Gilson Gray in Blog
We all know that cash is tight at this time of year. All those presents to buy, all those Christmas parties to pay for. Gilson Gray can help with any cash flow issues that you have, whether that be the recovery of debts due to you, or by giving you advice to help alleviate those […] read more...
17/12/14 – Does the “shaggy” defence work for guarantees?

17/12/14 – Does the “shaggy” defence work for guarantees?

16 December, 2014 by Gilson Gray in Blog
Discerning readers of a certain vintage will remember the classic “It Wasn’t Me” by Pop Impresario Shaggy, relive his genius here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qv5fqunQ_4I While tempting, it is with some regret that we must advise that arguing “It Wasn’t Me” in the face of overwhelming ... read more...
11/12/14 – Stamp Duty is equitable but some Stamp Duty is more equitable than others….

11/12/14 – Stamp Duty is equitable but some Stamp Duty is more equitable than others….

11 December, 2014 by Gilson Gray in Blog
  When John Swinney introduced the LBTT with a six-month lead-in period, it was quickly established who would be the winners and losers and the time scales to beat those tax increases.  In essence,  those with property valued in excess of £325,000 were encouraged to get their properties on ... read more...
14/11/14 – Britain’s largest home a snip at £7m…

14/11/14 – Britain’s largest home a snip at £7m…

14 November, 2014 by Gilson Gray in Blog
…but with 365 rooms its proud new owners could face a £42m repair bill. The largest privately owned home in the country has been put up for sale and whilst your home may not be as large as this we all know that a well presented home is more likely to sell fast and yet […] read more...