Delighted to be shortlisted for the Yorkshire Legal Awards 2018

Yorkshire Legal Awards 2018 Shortlisted

With so many great legal firms in the Yorkshire region, it was great to receive the call to say Winston Solicitors LLP had made it on to the shortlist for the Yorkshire Legal Awards 2018. It seems that this year the awards will be fiercely contested so we are delighted to have reached this stage. 

The awards were launched in 2000 and are judged by a panel of industry experts from the Yorkshire legal community. Good luck to all those on the shortlist for 2018.

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.