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It’s been a busy year for Sue Laing, who has been advising clients on the changing legislative framework. She provides guidance on succession planning, long-term asset protection, capital and income taxes, trusts, private companies, partnerships and the family businesses themselves. Laing has noticed an increased amount of ‘tax tinkering’, making it harder for HNWs to plan their affairs sensibly. ‘There seems to be a never-ending stream of consultations on possible further tax changes, some despite similar recent exercises – two recent examples being the consultation on IHT and trusts and the OTS [Office of Tax Simplification] report on IHT,’ she tells Spear’s.