Alana Lowe-Petraske

Alana Lowe-Petraske

Senio associate, charities and philanthropy team

Alana Lowe-Petraske is a senior associate in the charities and philanthropy team at Withers LLP.  She advises both charities and their donors on a wide range of legal, fiscal, regulatory and compliance issues, with a particular focus on tax-efficient giving by corporate and individual philanthropists.  Alana also specialises in international structures and transactions, including the establishment of dual-qualified charity structures which enable tax-efficient giving in the US and the UK.

Alana is a member of the Charity Law Association, the Association of Women Solicitors and is currently a member of the Charity Tax Group's Working Group on the Finance Act 2010.

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Investing in the US

Kristin Konschnik and Alana Lowe-Petraske explain how new US regulations affect UK charities.

Alana Lowe-Petraske

Alana Lowe-Petraske offers some technical detail on the dreaded tax relief cap.

Inheritance tax relief: The proposed system

Alana Lowe-Petraske explains the government’s proposed new system for a reduced rate of inheritance tax.

Alana Lowe-Petraske, solicitor, Withers LLP

The introduction of CIOs is a step closer, but don’t hold your breath, says Alana Lowe-Petraske.

The 'fit and proper persons' test

Alana Lowe-Petraske details everything you need to know about HMRC's controversial 'fit and proper persons' test as it currently stands.

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