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In our last Legacies Roundup of 2018, we consider the government’s proposal to increase probate fees and what it means for the charity sector, take a look at HMRC’s review of the taxation of trusts, and look back at some of the other issues legacy professionals have had to tackle this year.
Posted on 13 December 2018
Action Fraud has warned of a recent surge in so-called “CEO fraud” that has resulted in charities losing money intended to buy staff Christmas presents.
Posted on 14 December 2018
Bates Wells has been recognised across four categories in the shortlist for this year's Legal 500 Awards.
Posted on 04 December 2018
Rosamund McCarthy, Partner in our Charity & Social Enterprise team, and Lucy McLynn, Head of Employment, have written for the latest issue of Charity Finance on the Charity Commission’s revised serious incident reporting (SIR) guidance.
Posted on 06 December 2018
Event on 17 January 2019
In light of recently-issued UK government guidance on the effects of a ‘No-Deal Brexit’ on data protection law and practice, Victoria Hordern, Head of Data Privacy, has responded with her thoughts on what this guidance will mean in practice for organisations which could be impacted by this turn of events.
Posted on 17 September 2018