Extracts from the May 2006 Journal

French Connections

A tale of two secretaries

Art Notes (review)

A Universal Message (theatre review)

by Miri Ben-Shalom
directed by Lester Richards
Pentameters Theatre, Hampstead, North London [more...]

Central Office for Holocaust Claims

Hungarian compensation
By extending the terms of a 1997 reparation law, the Hungarian government is now paying improved compensation to the survivors and relatives of Hungarian victims of the Holocaust. Applicants to the 1997 scheme were initially entitled to an award of $150 for each parent killed during the Holocaust and $70 for each sibling. [more...]

Central Office for Holocaust Claims

Tax breaks

Lump sum compensation payments received by Holocaust survivors will be excluded from inheritance tax (IHT) under an extended concession announced in March by the British government. [more...]

Letters to the Editor

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