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Aug 16 2012

Conveyancing / SDLT

Any parties who have previously used the loophole of enveloping high value residential property by placing it in companies and selling the shares of the company should be aware of the new tax changes and the annual charges that will apply.  Even if it has already been carried out, significant annual charges are proposed.

For full property advice and SDLT advice, please contact Chris Tymanowski on 01792 450010.

Aug 14 2012

Employees and Service Companies

We have recently been asked to draft documents and contracts for service companies to ensure that they do not fall foul of the Inland Revenue Rules with regard PAYEE and workers.  The contract can provide the main source of protection and there are other matters that can assist.

For full advice on service companies, please contact Peter Lynn on 01792 450010.

Jul 21 2012

Partnerships with no Partnership Agreements

We are finding that there are still many partnerships operating informally without formal written agreements and are trusting to luck of the historic Partnership Act. The lack of provision for exiting partner or covering such issues as ill health, lack of performance, bankruptcy and related matters, are exposing firms and partners to extreme risk.

For full partnership advice, please contact Peter Lynn on 01792 450010.

Jul 20 2012

Shocking Increase In Discrimination Claims

According to a leading charity, discrimination claims brought by deaf people has climbed over 37.5% in the last quarter alone. We at Peter Lynn & Partners have particular sensitivity towards the needs of the deaf and have very close connections to such charities.

If any disabled person feels that they are suffering discrimination in work or in training or related services, please contact Stuart Atherton on 01792 450010.

Jul 17 2012

New Costs System for Personal Injury Claims Proposed

Solicitors for claimants in personal injury claims are very concerned about the government’s proposed new rules for personal injury. Peter Lynn & Partners are keeping a watching brief on this but hope that the government keep things simple on the question of costs. If anyone has any concerns or has suffered an accident that was not their fault, please contact Richard Howe on 01792 450010.

Jul 3 2012

Sporting Legends Celebrate 40 Years of the St Helen’s Balconiers

Robert Croft, Don Shepherd and Peter Lynn

Two of Glamorgan’s finest cricketers returned to St Helen’s this week to support The St Helen’s Balconiers; a foundation born of a cricketing pedigree in 1972 to help raise money for players in their benefit year. Since then it has grown into a thriving society that has supported the County and its players for four decades.

Don Shepherd a bowler of “off cutters” and one of the great county bowlers; he took more first-class wickets, (2,218) than any other player who never played Test cricket. Don was joined by Robert Croft former England & Glamorgan record holder for first-class wickets….