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Coronavirus Update

Dear Clients and Colleagues, To comply with the measures introduced by the Government on 23rd March 2020, access to our office is currently restricted to essential staff as needed and the rest of the time we are working remotely as we have the facilities in place to do this. We remain committed to delivering services to our […]

March 27, 2020

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Coronavirus

Due to the updated Government advice for the Coronavirus Pandemic we are requesting that clients do not attend the office unless we have asked you to make an appointment.  We are also offering telephone appointments if requested until further notice.  We thank you for your patience and understanding with this. https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/coronavirus-covid-19-list-of-guidance

March 16, 2020

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£6,362 raised for RUH so far

In September 2018 we supported the annual RUH Will Month initiative for the 4th consecutive year.  The charity helps to raise funds for the RUH’s charity, the Forever Friends Appeal. Will Month not only supports thousands of patients and their families in helping to provide quality and consistent care, but it also raises awareness of […]

November 13, 2018

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Government announces probate fees hike

The Government has announced changes to probate fees which means some will pay almost £6,000 more – but for estates worth less than £50,000, you won’t pay anything at all. https://www.moneysavingexpert.com/news/2018/11/government-announces-probate-fees-hike/

November 13, 2018

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Solicitors warn of crisis over lack of LPAs

The UK is ‘sleepwalking’ towards a dementia crisis with millions of people failing to take steps to prepare for losing mental capacity.  A report published today by Solicitors for the Elderly warns that around 12 million Britons at high risk of future incapacity have not planned ahead to ensure their wishes are followed by appointing a lasting […]

November 13, 2018

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Changes to Stamp Duty for First Time Buyers

Stamp duty will be abolished immediately for first-time buyers purchasing a home of up to £300,000 and for properties costing up to £500,000, no stamp duty will be paid on the first £300,000. Please see the link below for more information. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5109333/First-time-buyers-relief-Hammond-s-stamp-duty-cut.html?ITO=1490

November 24, 2017

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