John specialises in the administration of high-value and complex estates, often containing business assets and offshore elements. As part of his work in this field, he advises on post-death planning and tax mitigation opportunities using deeds of variation and the restructuring of assets.
John also acts for high-net-worth individuals and families, advising them on their lifetime UK tax and estate planning, which will often involve preparing complex wills and creating trusts to protect family assets for future generations. John advises UK trustees on both trust law and taxation issues, and deals with matters involving the Office of the Public Guardian, including preparing and registering lasting powers of attorney.
He is a member of the Chartered Institute of Taxation, the Association of Tax Technicians and the Private Client Section of the Law Society.
When I have time it is spent with my family, 5 a side football and trail running with a general interest in playing/watching sport
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T: +44 (0) 20 3755 5362
F: +44 (0) 20 3650 6714
T: +44 (0) 203 755 5650
John Annetts "has got a very easy-going manner - he's able to adapt to whoever the individual is and I'm happy to put any client in front of him."
Chambers HNW 2018
'Very practical and sure-footed’
Legal 500 UK