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Budget 2021: Stamp Duty Holiday Extension and Mortgage Guarantee

Keys for new home - stamp duty holiday extension and mortgage guarantee scheme announced in latest budget

In an attempt to mitigate the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, Chancellor Rishi Sunak announced an extension to the Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) holiday, along with a new mortgage guarantee. Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) Holiday Extension The stamp duty holiday on property purchases below £500,000 has now been extended for 3 months until… Read more »

The Consumer Rights Act 2015 – What You Need to Know

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The Consumer Rights Act 2015 (‘the Act’) offers protection to consumers when they enter into contracts for the supply of goods, services and digital content. It also offers protection in relation to unfair terms in a contract. Business owners should ensure that they are aware of their obligations under the Act to minimise the risk… Read more »