Foundations for the LPC 2016-2017 by Clare FirthFoundations for the LPC 2016-2017 by Clare Firth

Foundations for the LPC 2016-2017

byClare Firth, Elizabeth Smart, Kathryn Wright

Paperback | July 30, 2016

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Foundations for the LPC covers the compulsory foundation areas of the Legal Practice Course as set out in the LPC outcomes: professional conduct, tax and revenue law, and wills and administration of estates. The book also discusses human rights law, a topic now taught pervasively across theLPC course. Using worked examples and scenarios throughout to illustrate key points, this guide is essential reading for all students and a useful reference source for practitioners. To aid understanding and test comprehension of the core material, checkpoints and summaries feature in every chapter.Online Resource Centre:Online resources accompanying the text include useful web links, forms, and diagrams.
Clare Firth, LLB, is a Solicitor (non-practising), and Senior Lecturer in Legal Practice, formerly Director of Legal Practice at the University of Sheffield. Elizabeth Smart, LLB, is a Solicitor (non-practising). Dr Kathryn Wright, LLB, is a Solicitor (non-practising). Lucy Crompton, LLB, is a Solicitor (non-practising) and Senior Lect...
Title:Foundations for the LPC 2016-2017Format:PaperbackDimensions:368 pages, 11.5 × 8.11 × 0 inPublished:July 30, 2016Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0198765940

ISBN - 13:9780198765943

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction1. Professional conduct2. Financial services3. Money laundering2. Revenue Law4. An introduction to revenue law5. Income tax6. Capital gains tax7. Inheritance tax8. Corporation tax9. Value added tax10. Taxation of sole proprietors and partnerships11. Taxation of trusts and settlements3. Wills and Administration of Estates12. Introduction to wills and administration of estates13. Entitlement to the estate14. Application for a grant of representation15. Post-grant practice4. Human Rights16. Human rights