HOW TO AVOID THE INHERITANCE TAX TRAP!!!

Today’s article in the Telegraph on beloved actor Rik Mayall’s highlights the common misconception that one’s estate passes on in its entirety to one’s surviving spouse on death in the absence of a valid Will. Not only is the lack of a Will most likely to be bring about avoidable (and sometimes terrifyingly contentious) disputes amongst the…

DOING OUR BIT FOR CHARITY!

Free Wills Month – March 2015 This March, we shall be giving some of our time for FREE to support the NATIONAL FREE WILLS NETWORK campaign for persons (over the age of 55 years old) who wish to make a new Will or update their existing Wills. Our service in this regard is totally free.…

LASTING POWERS OF ATTORNEY

Who Do You Want To Take Care of You?   A Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) is a legal document used for forward planning. It allows you to choose someone you trust to make decisions for you as it concerns your property and financial affairs or health and welfare in the event that at some…

EVENING STANDARD DISCOUNT

At Jackson Longe Solicitors, we are offering a discount scheme this Month via our listing on Evening Standard for any legal serviceson Wills and Lasting Powers of Attorney.   Just quote ‘ES15’ and show us your NHS ID and we’ll apply the 15% discount to your invoice.   Terms and Conditions are as folllows: We…

Use a Professional. Use a Solicitor

Law Society launched a new campaign last year to highlight the importance of using a Solicitor.   The “Use a Professional. Use a Solicitor” campaign encourages people to tap into the expert knowledge of regulated and insured Law Society members, whether they are buying a house, going through a divorce or setting up a business.…