Articles

New inheritance tax provisions come into force in April 2017 and will affect the taxable status of many peoples' homes.
Isobel Mann examines the Residence Nil Rate Band which comes into force in April 2017
The tragic case of a wife's appeal to the Court for a decision that her husband be allowed to die has highlighted the importance of Advanced Directives and Lasting Powers of Attorney.
Court hands down Judgment that Paul Briggs be allowed to die.
In the final article of his series on taking business leases, Lewis Thomas examines deposits and guarantees in business leases.
Lewis Thomas gives advice as to what to consider when a landlord requires a deposit or guarantee.
Head of Property, Lewis Thomas gives further advice to tenants in the fourth of his articles on leasing business premises as he deals with service charges.
Lewis Thomas gives advice as to what to consider when a business lease contains a service charge.
In his third article on leasing business premises, Lewis Thomas considers rent reviews.
Head of Property, Lewis Thomas gives advice on rent reviews.
Keith Turner warns about the perils of business leases when it comes to dilapidations.
The potential cost of dilapidations and the need to take expert legal advice.
Keith Turner examines the potential difficulties arising from break clauses and why tenants need to beware.
Break Clauses in Commercial Leases.