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Moving House Doesn't Have to be Stressful - Our Top Tips!

Amy Cook
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Are you a thinking about selling your house? Maybe you're a first time buyer? Read our our top tips on how to make buying or selling a property less stressful... Buying or selling a house can be a very stressful experience. But it doesn't have...

Missed our property event? Here are our top five takeaways

Julia Lock
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At the start of this month, we proudly co-hosted our annual property event in the heart of Lincoln on ‘the next footings in the local property market’ for the next 12 months. The annual event provided an expert update for those interested in...

Solicitors Pledge Support to Lincoln Cathedral

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One of Lincolnshire’s oldest businesses has pledged to support the county’s most iconic building as its charity of the year. By hosting quizzes and cake sales, staff at Andrew & Co LLP Solicitors in Lincoln and Newark are dedicating...

Changes to Energy Performance Certificates for Commercial Landlords

Rory Cullen
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On 1 April 2018 the Energy Efficiency (Private Rented Property) (England and Wales) Regulations 2015 came into force (referred to in this article as the 'Regulations'). Effects of the Regulations As you may already be aware, if a property is one...

Acquisition Secures Long-term Future of Lincolnshire Haulage Firm

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The long-term future of a successful Lincolnshire haulage company has been secured after it was acquired by chemical warehousing and transport specialist HW Coates.   The owners of RASE Distribution Ltd, Geoff Hill and Kate Dame, sold the family-run...

Termination payments and tax - update on PILONs

Kathryn Bolton
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From 6th April 2018, the rules on taxation of termination payments are changing.  In particular, the £30,000 exemption for certain termination payments will no longer apply to payments in lieu of notice (PILONs).    Historically,...

Avoiding Probate Avoidance Trusts

Helen Newson
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Go online nowadays and you will find numerous companies selling trusts for different reasons.  One of the reasons often mentioned is the avoidance of "probate":   "Create a Probate Protection Trust and avoid the difficulties of...

Proposed changes to the law on Wills

Andrea Bingham
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In July 2017, a four month public consultation was issued by the Law Commission on reforming the current law of wills which dates back to 1837.  They also proposed reforms to the test of a person’s capacity  to make a will, which was set out...

Change in the Law for Charitable Companies

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A new law has been introduced to make it easier for a charity to change its structure to better suit the way it plans to operate. Anyone setting up a charity must first decide what sort of organisational structure it will have. The options are: a...

Avoiding septic tanks blockages when it comes to selling

Joanne Sworder
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Over the past year housing market has been characterised by slumping prices and sluggish sales in many areas, posing a challenge to would-be sellers looking to move on.    And for those who are not connected to mains drainage, generally in rural...

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