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Godparent v guardian

02/02/2018 Many parents assume that if they have appointed a godparent for their child, that the godparent will be able to step in to take care of the children…

UK property tax: a brief guide to buying residential property in the UK

09/05/2019 Taxation of residential property has been a focus for the UK Government in recent years. Resulting changes have added complexity to the tax system…

Freehold owners and Section 42 Notices

09/01/2019 You are the freeholder of a building, and you receive a Section 42 Notice from one of the leaseholders - so, what do you do now?…

George Michael's will - more details revealed

06/09/2018 After months of speculation since the singer’s untimely death, the singer’s cousin has revealed further details of the will of George Michael. Our…

Promissory notes, personal representatives and probate

14/05/2018 A promissory note is, in its most basic form, a written statement containing an unconditional promise by one party to pay a definite sum of money to…

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