- Module code
- Module leader
- Andrew Davis
- Module level
- Module credits
- Min study time
- 75 hours
- Contact Hrs within study time
- 30 hours
- Teaching period
- Semester 1
The module comprises lectures, tutorials, farm visits and assessments on the following topics:
Land tenure and tenancy law; Planning; Diversification; Country Sports; Public Access; Compulsory Purchase and Compensation; Wayleaves; Valuations; Capital Gains and Inheritance Taxes; Mineral Extraction; Renewable Energy; Rural Housing; Heritage Property.
To achieve credit for this module, students must be able to:
- Demonstrate an understanding and appreciation of landlord’s and tenant’s rights.
- Demonstrate an awareness of the importance of planning regulation.
- Correctly assess when professional help is required relating to estate issues, where this help can be found and what costs are likely to be incurred.
- Appreciate the significance of successful and timely tax planning.
|Coursework||Five in-class tests||30%|
|Examination||Exam (1.5 hours)||35%|
Students should be familiar with the content of at least one of the following:
- Cowap, C. (2004). Taxation for students of rural land management: 2004/5 tax year. Harper Adams University College.
- CLA Advisory Handbooks.