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  • Kate Godber - Wills, Probate, LPA, Tax and Trusts
    Declaration of Trust for jointly owned rental properties
    June 13th, 2017 by Kate Godber - Wills, Probate, LPA, Tax and Trusts

    Did you know?   If you own a rental property with your spouse or civil partner but you don’t split the income equally between you both, there is a dedicated tax form to let HMRC know.   Usually, the shares of a property between two or more people are written in a “Declaration of Trust”:… Learn more

  • Kate Godber - Wills, Probate, LPA, Tax and Trusts
    Probate Fees to increase
    February 21st, 2017 by Kate Godber - Wills, Probate, LPA, Tax and Trusts

    Probate Fees to Increase Probate Fees have been charged at a flat rate of £155 (the Court Application fees) but this is changing to a value based charge, depending on the value of the estate. From the 1st May the application fee will depend upon the value of the estate: Estate Worth Application Fee £50,000.00… Learn more

  • Courtney L'homme - Wills, LPA, Tax & Estate Planning
    Consent Orders: securing a financial “clean break” following a relationship breakdown.
    January 31st, 2017 by Courtney L'homme - Wills, LPA, Tax & Estate Planning

    Separated parties still continue to put themselves at risk of future claims against their assets and livelihood despite there being a simple solution…consent orders. Glen Briers, the founder of popular brand Lambretta, recently had to part with £2.7 million ten years after his divorce from his ex-wife. The reason for this was because they made… Learn more

  • EHL Personal Injury Team
    Car Accidents and Road Traffic Incidents: What you can and cannot claim for
    January 31st, 2017 by EHL Personal Injury Team

    Car accidents, and especially road traffic incidents involving heavy goods vehicles, can be hugely damaging due to the high speeds and heavy machinery involved, all of which can add up to some of the biggest forces your body is likely to experience in your lifetime. Sudden acceleration, deceleration, or a combination of both in different… Learn more

  • Kate Godber - Wills, Probate, LPA, Tax and Trusts
    Free Will review at our Market Harborough office
    January 28th, 2017 by Kate Godber - Wills, Probate, LPA, Tax and Trusts

      Edward Hands & Lewis Solicitors Market Harborough office are happy to review any Will you have made previously, free of charge, to ensure that it reflects your current wishes. Kate Godber, a specialist solicitor advising on Trusts, Wills and Probate can review your Will and discuss with you whether the Will still meets your… Learn more

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