Winston Solicitors LLP news archive

Posted on: 23/05/2018
Leasa Foster is promoted to partner at Winston Solicitors LLP

The whole team celebrated with the announcement that Leasa Foster has been promoted to Partner. Leasa, who joined the team in January 2018, is the Conveyancing Manager in the Residential Property Team.



Posted on: 23/04/2018
Winston Solicitors presenting charity cheque to Leeds Mencap

The Winston Solicitors team once again took part in the Leeds Mencap Apprentice Challenge.



Posted on: 26/03/2018
Winners at the Winston Solicitors 4th annual quiz in aid of Leeds Mencap

There was a full house at the Winston Solicitors 4th



Posted on: 07/03/2018
International Women's Day 2018

From ages 19 to 60+ our female strong team hold positions in every department at Winston Solicitors. Each person is valued and treated as an equal, regardless of age or gender.

But what were our hopes and dreams at 18? Did we all know we would be working in the legal sector?



Posted on: 05/02/2018
Winston Solicitors 4th annual quiz in aid of Leeds Mencap

Time to gather your cleverest team mates and book your place at the Winston Solicitors Annual Quiz. Now in its 4th year, the quiz has earnt its place as a regular in our social calendar.



Posted on: 14/12/2017
Cash for Kids Mission Christmas Appeal at Winston Solicitors

As is now tradition, staff, family and friends of Winston Solicitors collected gifts to donate to



Posted on: 04/12/2017
Solicitors For The Elderly Accredited Solicitor Howard Cohen

Howard Cohen has passed the necessary exams to become an SFE Full Accredited Member.



Posted on: 01/09/2017
Winston Solicitors fundraising for Cash For Kids 500 Faces appeal

We had plenty of fun fundraising for Radio Aire's Cash For Kids 500 Faces charity appeal.



Posted on: 22/08/2017
Winston Solicitors supports Will Aid 2017

This November, Winston Solicitors will offer you the chance to make your Will, for free, in support of Will Aid 2017.



Posted on: 07/06/2017
Inheritance and property seminar at Winston Solicitors

Get the insiders perspective to inheritance and property with a free seminar by specialist solicitor Helen Forster and Alex Goldstein Property Consultants. 

6 July 2017 | 6pm | Harrogate



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Inheritance tax changes

The recent Budget saw the Chancellor announce reforms to Inheritance Tax rules which were widely expected following the Conservative Party’s General Election victory.  Currently, a married couple are able to access allowances of £325,000 each, which can be doubled up and applied as a single allow

Grandmother with Grandchild

The Prime Minister David Cameron has recently suggested that he would be “happy” to look at plans for so called “granny leave” giving working grandparents the right to take up to 18 weeks of shared paren

Divorce and new tax developments

Transfers of property between separating couples should take place in the tax year of separation to avoid capital gains tax becoming payable on such transfers. Talk to our Leeds Accountants if in doubt.