Foundations for the LPC 2017-2018 by Clare FirthFoundations for the LPC 2017-2018 by Clare Firth

Foundations for the LPC 2017-2018

byClare Firth, Elizabeth Smart, Kathryn Wright

Paperback | July 29, 2017

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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.
Clare Firth, LLB, is Solicitor (non-practising), Senior Lecturer in Legal Practice, and formerly Director of Legal Practice, University of Sheffield. Elizabeth Smart, LLB, is a Solicitor (non-practising). Dr Kathryn Wright, LLB, is a Solicitor (non-practising). Lucy Crompton, LLB, is Solicitor (non-practising) and Senior Lecturer, Manc...
Title:Foundations for the LPC 2017-2018Format:PaperbackDimensions:368 pagesPublished:July 29, 2017Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0198787669

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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