Family Finance Forum – 5 December 2023

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The Resolution family finance forum is suitable for all practitioners in family law who want to gain a deeper understanding of family law-related financial issues.

5 December 2023 – 1:30pm – 4.30pm (online)

December’s Family Finance Forum will cover three hot topics for financial planners that specialise on divorce and separation.


1:30pm – 2:15pm
How cashflow modelling can increase the value you add to your clients

Presented by Lottie Kent

We will explore, how cash flow modelling:

  • Can increase clients’ confidence to make informed decisions
  • Is used with individuals
  • Is used when working with a couple


  • The assumptions used – the ongoing debate
2.15pm – 3.00pm
CGT and divorce – out with the old and in with the new

Presented by Rebecca Fisher

From 6 April 2023 a new rule book for CGT on divorce was introduced.  The new legislation is sweeping and significant.  The changes include:

  • Extending the period of no gain/no loss for separating couples
  • Changes to the tax treatment of the FMH and principal private residence relief
  • Unlimited period of no gain/no loss for divorcing couples
  • What happens to variations of existing orders and their tax treatment?
  • What are the tax rules for cohabiting couples?
  • Are there any other tax traps on the context of divorce?
3.00pm – 3.15pm: Break
3.15pm – 4.00pm
The Role of the Financial Neutral

Presented by Tom Farrell & Steve Hennessy

This talk will cover…

  • the role of the Financial Neutral
  • how to attract new business
  • the practical and technical must-knows.
  • Standalone work versus fitting into a DR process
  • regulatory considerations
  • charging – when and on what basis?
4.00pm – 4.30pm: Questions & close


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