Professional Development (CPD) – Solicitor’s Professional Development working towards the SRA’s Competency Statement.
SRA Competency – All of our courses advertised below will satisfy Part B (Legal Technical Practice) of the SRA Competency Statement.
So why choose Sills & Betteridge LLP for your Professional Development?
1. We employ a range of quality speakers who specialise in different areas of law to deliver high quality training to our delegates;
2. We offer quality training in the Lincolnshire area which saves local solicitors’ firms money on travel expenses;
3. We offer training at a reduced cost and offer discounts for group bookings;
4. Our course materials are written by our speakers, are tailored to each individual course, and are updated before the course to ensure that the delegates are receiving the most up to date information; and
5. Interaction between delegates and speakers is encouraged to help understanding.
How will you record your continuing competence?
You will be provided with a certificate at the end of each course. On the reverse of the certificate you will be able to reflect on your learning activity and record your tangible outcomes which can be retained and produced at a later stage as evidence of your continuing competence.
How do I book?
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8 October, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 4:45 pm£109
Intermediate/Advanced Level – Competence – B – Technical Legal Practice.
Inheritance tax tends to be the main driver for making lifetime gifts but there are a number of other points that need to be considered. This session will look at the points that advisers should consider with clients who want to make lifetime gifts, including:
- Professional concerns
- Who is the client?
- When not to make lifetime gifts
- Undue influence
- Gifts on behalf of persons lacking capacity
- Use of lasting powers of attorney
- Deliberate deprivation rules
- Using lifetime exemptions
- Chargeable transfer or PET?
- Use of bare trusts
- Avoiding reservation of benefit rules by the use of statutory exemptions
- Getting below the RNRB taper threshold
Stamp duty land tax issues