Life as an Intern 2019 | Week 4 at Turcan Connell

I am finding it an invaluable experience to spend my summer interning in the Family Law department at Turcan Connell.

Life as an Intern 2019 | Week 3 at Turcan Connell (Part 2)

It feels slightly surreal to be approaching the halfway point of my internship programme with Turcan Connell already, but while it seems to have gone quickly it also feels like...

Life as an Intern 2019 | Week 3 at Turcan Connell

On the first day I was told I was being placed in the tax and succession department which I was very happy about as it was a subject area I...

The inheritance tax regime – time to simplify?

The much anticipated Inheritance Tax Review: second report by the Office of Tax Simplification (OTS) has now been released.

Life as an Intern 2019 | Week 2 at Turcan Connell (Part 2)

I’ve just finished the first year of the accelerated LLB, so really did not know what to expect at all from the summer placement. It’s been all I could hope...

Life as an Intern 2019 | Week 2 at Turcan Connell

Working in Tax and Succession is something I am very passionate about and all the team members have given me a vast array of tasks to complete as well as...

Life as an Intern 2019 | Week 1 at Turcan Connell

My first five days at Turcan Connell have absolutely flown by and I can’t wait to see what the next five weeks entail.

Tamarind Kitchen manager unfairly dismissed for whistleblowing

A member of staff at a restaurant in Soho, part of the Tamarind Collection group, was deemed by the Employment Tribunal to have been unfairly dismissed for whistleblowing, despite the...

Godparents, guardians and the royal baby

The focus on the Royal Baby has now turned to his upcoming christening and the popular question in the media: ‘Who will be Archie’s godparents?’ Find out the roles and...

New planning laws

A new Planning Bill, representing the most significant set of alterations to the planning regime in a decade, has been passed after extensive debate by the Scottish Parliament and is...

Safeguarding issues at Oxfam provide lessons for all charities

The Charity Commission for England and Wales has published a critical report on Oxfam GB following news reports last year regarding safeguarding issues; providing valid lessons for all charities.

Changes to entrepreneurs’ relief

The Finance Act 2019 effected three changes to entrepreneurs’ relief. The changes would affect either disposals made on or after 29 October 2018 or 5 April 2019. Find out more...