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Andrew Hasnip 72 by 72 Tories pledge to cut Inheritance Tax (Tuesday, 16 June, 2015) - “The election of a Conservative Party with an overall majority is likely to lead to a more generous Inheritance Tax regime”, says Andrew Hasnip, Head of Private Client at The Wilkes Partnership. The Conservative Party Manifesto promised to “take the …
940 Wilkes lawyer tangos to the top for charity (Monday, 15 June, 2015) - A Wilkes solicitor has scooped the glitterball trophy, after facing off other lawyers from around the region to win the 2015 Strictly 9 to 5 charity dance competition. Organised by No5 Chambers, the competition saw participants undertake weeks of training …
evic-notice-thumb Landlords-watch Out With Your Notices….Part 2! (Monday, 1 June, 2015) - In September 2014, Emma-Louise Bradley, Assistant Solicitor and Victoria Khandker, Senior Associate Solicitor in the Property Litigation department at The Wilkes Partnership LLP, discussed the trend in residential landlords increasingly trying to resolve disputes with tenants without the assistance of …
Attorney_Deputy-for-loved-ones-72 Recent cases highlight the challenge of being an Attorney/Deputy for loved ones (Thursday, 23 April, 2015) - There are many stories and articles in the general press, on radio and television that with the growing elderly population, living longer due to better diet and healthcare, conditions such as dementia and Alzheimer’s disease are an increasing worry as …
Shared-Parental-Leave-thmb New Right to Shared Parental Leave – Babies Due On or After 5 April 2015 (Friday, 27 March, 2015) - Working parents can now take advantage of the added flexibility provided by the Shared Parental Leave Regulations 2014 (“Regulations”), which are set to revolutionise the way new parents will take leave in the first year of the birth of their …