Coronavirus

Stamp Duty Land Tax Holiday SDLT
The temporary suspension in Stamp Duty Land Tax has had a dramatic impact on the housing market, particularly in the…
Can employers insist employees get vaccinated?
The rollout of the vaccination programme has been welcomed as the beginning of the end for the Covid-19 pandemic. For…
EMPLOYMENT UPDATE: Furlough Scheme and Holiday
The extension of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) over the Christmas period until March 2021, means that employers may…
Settling a dispute about matrimonial finances during the pandemic
If you are in the middle of getting divorced or contemplating getting divorced, you may be worried about how the…
Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme Furlough
The government has announced new support for employers for the New National Restrictions period that starts on Thursday 5 November…
7 pitfalls to avoid when making redundancies
As the Chancellor’s coronavirus job retention scheme enters its final phase and the prospect of a return to normal business…
How to get moving – 5-Step Mortgage Checklist
Post-lockdown, the UK housing market is currently experiencing a mini-boom as a result of pent-up demand and the new stamp…
What Happens After the Mortgage Payment Holiday Scheme Ends?
1 in 6 people are estimated to currently be taking a mortgage holiday, but it is not a free holiday,…
Job Support Scheme Factsheet
The government has published a factsheet on the Job Support Scheme that was announced by the Chancellor yesterday. https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/job-support-scheme The factsheet provides…
EMPLOYMENT UPDATE: New measures announced and the Kickstart Scheme
This employment law update covers the government 's new measures to address rising cases of coronavirus in England. The new…