PERCY SAYS… Deal flow is a crucial aspect of investments, both during the initial decision making process over whether to invest or not, as well as an indicator of how an investment is performing throughout the investment cycle. Understanding and knowing how to influence deal flow can be crucial to investors of all experience levels, and is a definite “must know” for those embarking on their first investments.
When a wealthy individual passes away, the government stands to benefit from his or her estate by imposing taxes on the estate. Your estate will be assessed to find out how much it is worth. This would include property or businesses you own, cash in your bank account or investments. The value of your estate is then compared to the inheritance tax threshold; if it exceeds the threshold, a 40 percent tax is imposed.