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Stamp duty changes for commercial properties - our business lawyers explain


It has been widely reported in the media over the last week the Government changes to Stamp Duty Land Tax in terms of residential properties. Whilst many people have financially benefitted there are some who have been left out of pocket and severely stung! If you are confused about the state of play then our residential team at Howell Jones can talk you through the new rules and their impact on you. Please contact one of our residential property lawyers if you want some help.

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"Common Law Marriage" it's a myth explain our family lawyers


Many people think that if you live together this is a “Common Law marriage”, however there is no such thing and there are no legal rights. Many people have not heard about a “Cohabitation Agreement”, however these agreements can save the stress and costs of arguments and lawyers.

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