24th April 2017
The Institute for Family Business (IFB) has made a submission to the Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy in response to the ongoing industrial strategy consultation.
21st April 2017
It has been reported today that the Government has scrapped plans to increase probate fees this May, as there was not enough time for the legislation to pass before the General Election.
10th April 2017
The Parliamentary Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments has questioned the legality of the Ministry of Justice's proposed increase of probate fees.
5th April 2017
The Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Select Committee has today published its report on Corporate Governance in UK business.
15th March 2017
The Institute for Family Business calls on government to rethink probate fees hike, which received widespread opposition.
13th March 2017
Institute for Family Business warns of damage to family firms, following Chancellor’s dividend change announcement.
8th March 2017
IFB's Executive Director, Elizabeth Bagger, responds to the Chancellor’s Budget statement.
3rd March 2017
The UK government has confirmed large rises in probate fees and a move to a new tiered fee system, ignoring overwhelming opposition to the changes.