UK Office of Tax Simplification Takes Aim at Inheritance Tax Death duties were first introduced, in their modern form, back in 1894 when the government introduced estate duty, a tax on the capital value of land. Estate duty was eventually replaced by Capital Transfer Tax in 1975, which introduced the concept of tax on lifetime…
Residential property values have soared and dipped in the past few years; but it is a fact that mortgages are an inevitable part of most purchases and sales.
We are panel solicitors for most of the major mortgage lenders, and can accept instructions to act for them (as well as you) on your purchase. Where we act for you and your lender on a purchase, our fee estimate will include provision for the work involved in the mortgage elements.
We also act for a number of banks and other lending institutions as independent advisers.
Equity Release Schemes are complex; and not at all the quick and painless products that they purport to be. We can advise you on the implications and deal with the necessary formalities of an Equity Release Scheme.