Changes to Stamp Duty Land Tax 2016

In the Spending Review and Autumn Statement 2015, the government announced proposals to make changes to the rules relating to the payment of Stamp Duty Land Tax affecting the purchase of additional residential properties. The proposals are currently subject to consultation which is due to end on 1 st February 2016. If approved the changes […]

HSBC Accepts all CQS Solicitors to panel

The Law Society and HSBC announced an agreement whereby HSBC will amend its conveyancing approach to enable all solicitors accredited with the Law Society’s Conveyancing Quality Scheme (CQS) home-buying quality mark to act for HSBC as well as its mortgage customers. As a proud holder of the Law Society’s Conveyancing Quality Scheme award, G M […]