Re Sanders: 1954

A legacy to provide dwellings for the working classes and their families resident in the area of Pembroke Dock or within a radius of five miles, with preference for dockworkers and their families, was not a charitable bequest, because the class of beneficiaries was not limited to those who in terms of the law of charity were poor.


Harman J


[1954] Ch 265

Cited by:

CitedHelena Partnerships Ltd v HM Revenue and Customs CA 9-May-2012
The company had undertaken substantial building works and sought associated tax relief. The court was asked whether, following a change in the company’s memorandum and articles of association, the company, a registered social landlord, remained a . .
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Updated: 06 May 2022; Ref: scu.464223