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A capital gains tax overhaul?

A capital gains tax overhaul? This article outlines and considers some of the key proposals...

How do I make amendments to my Will?

How do I make amendments to my Will? It is important when your personal and/or financial...

Parish Councils as Charity Trustees

Parish Councils as Charity Trustees Parish councils (or in Wales, community councils) can be...

Tomb Raider: Adverse possession and burial vaults

Tomb Raider: Adverse possession and burial vaults Ian Blaney and Ben Nichols write in the Trusts...

Charities, Discrimination and Positive Action

On 16 October 2020 the Supreme Court delivered its judgement R (on the application of Z and...

HMRC -v- Parry and Others

Commissioners for Her Majesty’s Revenue & Customs (Respondent) v Parry and others...

Leases and licences for schools and places of worship

Leases and licences for schools and places of worship – the reminder in Ruby Triangle...

Conducting a fair Redundancy process

Conducting a fair Redundancy process Redundancy Regrettably, redundancies are likely to...

Places of worship - how public is public worship?

Places of worship – how public is public worship? What can we learn from the experience of...

Video-witnessing of wills

Video-witnessing of wills New temporary legislation has been announced by the government,...

Post death variations

Post death variations When a person passes away their estate is distributed either under the...

The Probate Procedure

The Probate Procedure There have been a lot of changes over the last year in the way probate...

WILLS AND LPAs - Covid 19

WILLS AND LPAs - Covid 19 In the current circumstances we must all consider our personal and...

Setting up a place of worship (England and Wales)

Setting up a place of worship (England and Wales) This note is intended to provide a brief...

Settlement Agreements Explained

A Settlement Agreement (formally known as a Compromise Agreement) is a contractual agreement...

Duty of Care in UK Schools - COVID19 Coronavirus

In this brief note, we look at the key elements to the duty of care that the managers of a school...

Coronavirus & Schools - some brief legal notes

APPLICATION: This paper highlights what appear to us to be the key legal issues arising from the...

Covid 19 and Decision-making for Charity Trustees

1. INTRODUCTION 1.1 The coronavirus raises a raft of issues for charities, communication and...