How to avoid 'Friday afternoon fraud'
We are all familiar with the threat of cybercrime. Unsurprisingly, the legal industry is a favourite target of fraudsters and criminals. Large sums of money are often transferred between clients, law firms, and banks or other lenders. Scammers prey on the trust between solicitors and their clients.
BHW Continues to Shake Up Conveyancing Market in the East Midlands
BHW Solicitors continues to invest in its Residential Conveyancing division with the recruitment of 4 new conveyancing specialists.
Stamp Duty Land Tax for First Time Buyers
The recent budget saw Chancellor Philip Hammond effectively scrap the Stamp Duty Land Tax for first time buyers who are purchasing a property for less than £300,000.00.
Rebranding Shared Ownership?
In the past year, research has found that nearly 50,000 moving transactions have taken place and the amount of shared ownership transactions has decreased mainly across seven out of nine regions.
BHW Promoted To Top Rank In 2016 Chambers & Partners Directory
The Chambers and Partners directory for 2016 has now been published.
Triple Promotion For BHW Solicitors In 2015 Legal 500 Rankings
BHW Solicitors has been promoted to Tier 2 for its Corporate/Commercial and Commercial Property practices in the 2015 edition of the Legal 500, which was published last week.
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Government Announces Stamp Duty Holiday
As you may have heard, the Government has today announced changes to the stamp duty payable in England and Northern Ireland. This means reduced rates of Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) will apply for residential properties purchased from 8 July 2020 until 31 March 2021 inclusive.
BHW Once Again Named East Midlands’ Most ‘Highly Commended’ Conveyancing Firm
BHW has received the award for the East Midlands’ most 'highly commended' conveyancing firm for the second year running.
BHW Shortlisted for Conveyancing Firm of the Year
BHW Solicitors have been shortlisted for Regional Conveyancing Firm of the Year 2019.
Buyers and Tenants Beware
The first of March will see a significant change to Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) filing. From this date, the deadline to submit a SDLT return will reduce from 30 days to 14 days. This deadline applies to both residential and commercial property.
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