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Swift v Carpenter Appeal Now Decided: The Approach To Accommodation Claims

2020-10-12T16:53:16+01:00

The decision of Lord Justice Irwin in the above Appeal on housing costs has now been handed down. The Court has abandoned Roberts v Johnstone. The Court awarded £801,913 based on the full cost of housing less a reversionary interest calculated on a discount of 5% based on table 28 of the Ogden Tables. [...]

Swift v Carpenter Appeal Now Decided: The Approach To Accommodation Claims2020-10-12T16:53:16+01:00

Electric Vehicles as a Company Car

2020-10-06T17:12:14+01:00

Reasons to purchase an electric vehicle through your company Previously, having a car provided to you though your own limited company, or having a vehicle provided to you by your employer, may have seemed too costly to consider, as the personal tax burden can often outweigh the corporation tax saving generated. This is due [...]

Electric Vehicles as a Company Car2020-10-06T17:12:14+01:00

Share Schemes

2020-10-06T17:12:21+01:00

Tax advantaged share option schemes involve employees or full time directors being granted options to buy shares in the company which employs them at a set exercise price. The grant of an option is when the option is given to the employee, and exercising the option is when the option is used to [...]

Share Schemes2020-10-06T17:12:21+01:00

Roberts v Johnstone an Update following the release of the Revised Discount Rates from 5th August 2019

2020-10-06T17:12:27+01:00

The leading case authority for the approach to the assessment of the cost of alternative accommodation for a disabled claimant is Roberts v Johnstone [1989] QB 878. This case ruling set out that the measure of damages in respect of additional housing costs necessitated by a plaintiff’s injuries is the additional cost over his [...]

Roberts v Johnstone an Update following the release of the Revised Discount Rates from 5th August 20192020-10-06T17:12:27+01:00

Roberts v Johnstone Alternative Accommodation Awards

2020-10-06T17:12:33+01:00

The leading case authority for the approach to the assessment of the cost of alternative accommodation for a disabled claimant is Roberts v Johnstone [1989] QB 878. This case ruling set out that the measure of damages in respect of additional housing costs necessitated by a plaintiff’s injuries is the additional cost over his [...]

Roberts v Johnstone Alternative Accommodation Awards2020-10-06T17:12:33+01:00
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