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Some latest updates and thoughts on Scottish charity, wills, succession and estate planning law. Comment from Alan Eccles.
22 Jun
Very worthwhile webinar ongoing from @ScotCharityReg on constitutions / governing documents 👍
A good reminder from Martin Tyson @ScotCharityReg about the fact that many #charities will have members.. and that members have powers and duties. #Charity members being something the @UKSupremeCourt considered last year …tishcharityandwealthlaw.wordpress.com/2020/07/29/sup…
The question of the right and appropriate legal #charity structure featuring in @ScotCharityReg webinar. That included the issue of incorporation which saw the #SCIO being discussed. The SCIO has now been used by #charities for over 10 years. …tishcharityandwealthlaw.wordpress.com/2021/04/29/the…
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23 Mar
Something Sir Humphrey about it being announced in this that there will be a review of the Office of Tax Simplification. [appreciate #OTS is reviewed under statute]
The government is publishing a summary of responses to the 2018 consultation ‘The Taxation of #Trusts: A Review’.4 The responses did not indicate a desire for a comprehensive reform of trust tax at this stage.
The government will keep the issues raised under review.
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