Rachael Dronfield

Rachael Dronfield
Prior to joining Shorts, Rachael gained 13 years’ experience with Grant Thornton, specialising in inheritance tax, will planning and trust matters. Widely acknowledged as one of the leading private client advisers in the region, Rachael has considerable technical knowledge and experience. Rachael is a Chartered Tax Adviser, with an advanced qualification and full membership of the Society of Trusts and Estate Practitioners. Coupled with a Diploma in Financial planning, she is perfectly placed to advise individuals and trustees on tax planning opportunities, estate planning and investment strategies. Rachael’s appointment as private client director in January 2014, was a direct response to the growth experienced within the inheritance tax and financial planning sectors, and Shorts’ commitment to strengthening our Private Client team of Wealth Planner and Tax Advisers.

Recent Posts

10 August 2022

In response to European anti-money laundering legislation, HMRC introduced the UK Trust Register...

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7 June 2020

The answer is quite plain and simple - YES!

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24 November 2017

Here we look at the Chancellor’s announcements in this year’s Autumn Budget affecting private...

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25 November 2016
 Here are our top tips for estate planning, wills and inheritance tax:

1. Make a will and a letter 

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19 October 2016
The bucket list your family wish you had written…
Whilst most people will plan for more interesting...
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5 October 2016
The bucket list your family wish you had written...
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