Category: News

All the latest goings on at Rutherfords Solicitors. From recent wins, changes to law and all our fundraising activities.

HMRC Guidance: extending the option to tax deadline during Coronavirus

May 20th, 2020

What is an option to tax? Under the Value Added Tax Act 1994, a taxable supply is a ‘supply of goods and services made in the United Kingdom’ where VAT

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Home Protection Trusts and Second Marriages

May 17th, 2020

Many clients decide to purchase a home together following a second marriage or civil partnership. They may both have children from a previous relationship. This might involve each selling a

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Housing Market -Coronavirus Update

May 13th, 2020

Partner Amanda Edwards reviews the latest proposals as the housing market is released from lock down. On 23 March 2020, the Government imposed drastic restrictions in an attempt to beat

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Signing your Lasting Power of Attorney during the coronavirus pandemic

May 12th, 2020

Following the recent publication of our advice to enable clients to safely and legally sign their new will during the current coronavirus pandemic, we have now produced a separate advice

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Ask the Expert

April 30th, 2020

Commercial solicitor Natalie Mellors will be taking part in the Ask the Expert Zoom video conference. This will be your opportunity to ask your business questions for free to a

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Birmingham Live website

April 28th, 2020

See the article on the Birmingham Live website published today. We provide a professional service to our clients and can prepare your will remotely. Our private client lawyers preparing wills

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Legal advice during the coronavirus outbreak

April 22nd, 2020

In these challenging times you may need legal advice during the coronavirus pandemic. The Law Society has produced a summary of how a solicitor can help. This can be viewed

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Rights of Commercial and Residential Landlords and Tenants during the COVID-19 pandemic

April 14th, 2020

The Coronavirus Act 2020 The Coronavirus Act 2020 (CVA 2020) is emergency legislation which came into effect on 26th March 2020 to deal with the unprecedented COVID-19 outbreak. With self-isolation

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Moving Home during the coronavirus pandemic

April 9th, 2020

Moving home can be a stressful time under any circumstances but home-movers are now having to deal with the added complications of the restrictions imposed in the fight against coronavirus

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Making a will during the coronavirus pandemic

April 7th, 2020

We have received many enquiries from clients asking if it is still possible to make a new will or review an existing will during the current COVID-19 pandemic. This guidance

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