Making a will via video technology

Making a will via video technology

Making a will via video technology As the eagle eyed among you may have spotted in the news, when it comes to making a will, the government has announced that it is legalising the remote witnessing of a will. This will make things much easier for people to record...
Possession proceedings – lifting the moratorium

Possession proceedings – lifting the moratorium

Possession proceedings – lifting the moratorium Prior to the Coronavirus Act 2020, residential landlords were able to to serve a Section 21 eviction notice on a Tenant whose Tenancy was ending, providing two months’ notice for vacation. If a Tenant did not then...
Chancellor’s Announcement – A Plan for Jobs

Chancellor’s Announcement – A Plan for Jobs

Chancellor’s Announcement – A Plan for Jobs Earlier this afternoon, the Chancellor made several announcements that the Government will be providing a range of financial assistance schemes over the coming months to help with the recovery of the economy and the jobs...
Stamp Duty Land Tax holiday announced

Stamp Duty Land Tax holiday announced

Stamp Duty Land Tax holiday announced In a speech delivered today, 8 July 2020, the Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced a Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) holiday for residential properties in England and Northern Ireland. What is Stamp Duty Land Tax? SDLT is payable on the...
Flexible Furlough – Guidance Published

Flexible Furlough – Guidance Published

Flexible Furlough – Guidance Published On Friday, 12th June 2020, the Government published further guidance on the changes to the furlough scheme, with more detail related to flexible furlough. This follows our earlier update available to view here. From 1st July...
Covid 19 Guidance: Spouse visas

Covid 19 Guidance: Spouse visas

Covid 19 Guidance: Spouse visas The Home Office’s latest update to their Covid-19 policy (9 June 2020) now provides some flexibility for those who have had their sources of income affected by Covid-19. – If you have experienced a loss of income due to...