Leaving a gift to charity in your will

Time spent with family and friends over the festive period can make you realise how precious life is and the importance of ensuring that those you love and care about are provided for when you die.  Among those you wish to benefit from your will may be a charitable organisation, but occasionally leaving gifts to […]

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Good news for first-time buyers: changes to stamp duty land tax

One of the biggest announcements from chancellor Phillip Hammond’s autumn budget was the immediate scrapping of stamp duty land tax for first-time buyers purchasing homes worth up to £300,000. This has come as welcome news to the UK property market and is hoped to bring a much-needed boost by helping over a million first time […]

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Agree Christmas arrangements for children now

Christmas is a magical time of the year for children.  There is the anticipation of the presents they may receive, the relief of having a few weeks off school and the excitement of seeing friends and family.  The hopes of what Christmas may bring are no different for the children of parents who have divorced […]

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Autumn budget 2017: quick guide hot off the press

The Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond, has delivered the Autumn Budget, and once you get over the £3 billion set aside to help us prepare to leave the European Union the news for ordinary people and businesses is broadly positive. No stamp duty land tax for first time buyers There is a welcome boost […]

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