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Seeing Turcan Connell in a New Light

As we waited in the early morning darkness for the sun to rise, we knew that this was a pivotal point on a journey that started over a year ago...
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The Scotland Bill 2015: An update

The Scotland Bill 2015, which was introduced in May to the UK Parliament as a result of the cross party Smith Commission’s Report recommending the devolution of further powers to...
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#GivingTuesday – Giving back after grabbing a bargain

Black Friday and Cyber Monday are Americanisms which have spread to other countries, notably the UK, in the last few years. Black Friday (27th November this year, which is not...
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Fundraising in Scotland in 2016

The Reviews 2015 has been a difficult and challenging year for charities in relation to fundraising: high profile news stories around fundraising strategies and vulnerable people, combined with the generally...
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Simplifying the Gift Aid donor benefit rules

HM Treasury carried out consultations earlier in the autumn to help it simplify and improve the existing donor benefit rules under the Gift Aid scheme. This process has been hailed...
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Turcan Connell launches philanthropy web pages

Turcan Connell has launched new pages to highlight some of the areas of specialist philanthropy advice which we provide to our charity and philanthropy clients. As well as giving a...
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Turcan Connell Attend AgriScot 2015

Scotland still has great potential for developing and maintaining revenue-generating renewables projects, according to legal experts Turcan Connell.Speaking at a seminar organised by Scottish Renewables at today’s Agriscot event at...
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Drake Music Scotland

Drake Music Scotland is Scotland’s leading charity for creating opportunities for children and adults with disabilities to learn, compose and perform music independently. Drake Music Scotland was set up as...
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Tax Efficient Giving to Charities

For many years the Government has been committed to creating and sustaining an environment which offers tax incentives to individuals to make gifts to charities. There are several tax efficient...