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Jackson's Matrimonial Finance and Taxation 8th ed isbn 9781405725347

Jackson's Matrimonial Finance and Taxation 7th ed

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ISBN13: 9780406941497
ISBN: 0406941491
New Edition ISBN: 9781405725347
Published: April 2002
Publisher: LexisNexis Butterworths
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: Out of print

Jackson's Matrimonial Finance and Taxation is an authoritative specialist text covering all aspects of financial problems arising from the breakdown of a marriage. Providing family law practitioners with an in-depth treatment of the subject, this unique book explains the principles applied by the courts in considering matters of finance, examines those agreements reached by parties out of court, and deals in detail with cases affecting all sections of society.

The work deals with the making and the effects of orders and agreements and attempts to direct the practitioner to the right order for their client

  • Analysis of the latest legislation, including the latest Family Proceedings Rules, the Pensions Sharing Regulations 2000, the Welfare Reform and Pensions Act 1999 and the Human Rights Act 1998
  • Comprehensive case law coverage, including the recent seminal case on distribution of assets, White v White, and important case law thereafter
  • A new chapter on pensions
  • A new Procedural Appendix
The guidance in this book is comprehensive, providing you with coverage of all the relevant areas including: powers and reliefs; transfers and settlements of property; the matrimonial home; pensions offsetting; pensions earmarking and splitting; business and family breakdown; statutory forms; precedents and tables.

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Family Law
Introductory Material: powers and reliefs.
Maintenance Pending Suit.
Periodical Payments after Decree.
Secured Periodical Payments.
Lump Sum Payments.
The Tax Consequences of Maintenance.
Capital Gains Tax and Inheritance Tax .
Transfers and Settlements of Property.
Variation of Settlements.
Property Adjustment and the Matrimonial Home.
Persons Suffering from Mental Disorders.
Failure to Maintain.
Agreements and Consent Orders.
Occupation of the Matrimonial Home.
Married Women's Property Act 1882, section 17:
Law of Property Act 1925,
section 30
: Enforcement of Existing Rights:
Charges and Charging Orders.
Prevention and Avoidance of Dispositions.
Maintenance out of Estate.
Bankruptcy Provisions.
Magistrates' Courts,
Financial Relief after Overseas Divorce,
Annulment and Legal Separation:
Brussels Convention.