The New Year is often a time at which we all contemplate our futures and there is no better time to “put our affairs in order”. In the second of two articles, Stephen Roberts offers some food for thought… Lasting Powers of Attorney (‘LPAs’) are powerful legal documents that can give someone (‘attorneys’) considerable authority [...]
The New Year is often a time at which we all contemplate our futures and there is no better time to “put our affairs in order”. In the first of two articles, Stephen Roberts offers some food for thought… A Will is a legal document that sets out someone’s wishes when they pass away. It [...]
Family Partner, Simon Gummer, discussed the subject with Chris Mann on BBC Radio Cambridge this morning giving an insight into divorce and the benefits of Alternative Dispute Resolution including mediation. The interview can be heard on https://www.bbc.co.uk/radiocambridgeshire.
RESIDENCE NIL RATE BAND Paying tax is unpopular, particularly Inheritance Tax, which is normally levied on estates of deceased persons at the rate of 40% above a tax free threshold. You might not be aware that a potentially useful new tax-break for your estate was introduced on 6 April 2017? What is it? Residence Nil [...]
The “Bank of Mum and Dad” is set to advance £6.5 billion this year to help their children buy a home, making it the UK’s 9th biggest lender. Overall this kind of financing will be involved in 26 per cent of all property transactions in the UK this year. Furthermore, the amounts parents are having [...]
Mark Edmondson has joined the group of 100 businessmen and professionals supporting coaching at Cambridge Rugby Union Football Club called the 1st XV Club. The aim of the club is to provide support and generate funds to enable the team to compete successfully at the highest possible level of English rugby. EH are long standing [...]
We have launched a new website dedicated to our Family Law services. This new site is packed with information, factsheets and FAQs about a range of family law issues. Visit the site at www.edmondsonhallfamilylaw.com
Edmondson Hall Chief Executive Mark Edmondson announces that Anna Hall Limited retired from the Partnership of the Practice on 31st December 2015. However, Anna Hall has been retained as a Consultant Solicitor handling Commercial Property matters and clients should not notice any difference in levels of service or availability. Mark Edmondson said, "It has been my [...]