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Firms must plan ahead as April statutory payments increase looms

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Businesses have been warned they face financial penalties and potential director’s disqualification if they aren’t prepared ahead of statutory wage payments increasing on 1 April. The alert has been issued by Midlands employment lawyer...

Business leaders invited to free breakfast seminar

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Business leaders are being invited to a free breakfast seminar where experts discuss a range of corporate, legal, financial and tax matters. The seminar is being hosted by county law firm mfg Solicitors, alongside Prosperity Wealth, CK Chartered...

Don't cut corners when buying your home's freehold, warns lawyer

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A Worcestershire property lawyer has issued an alert to homeowners who are looking to buy the freehold to their property. Javed Ahmed, a solicitor at county law firm mfg Solicitors, has warned that ‘boxes must be ticked’ when going through the...

Farmers warned over tax man's legal threats

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  Farmers and land owners across the country are being urged to check their tax planning arrangements and ensure they qualify for vital relief which could be worth thousands of pounds.   Thomas Evans, an associate at law firm mfg Solicitors,...

Charity Will month launched for St Richards Hospice

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Specialist lawyers at Worcester law firm mfg Solicitors are supporting a Worcester hospice as part of a new year will-writing drive.Throughout February, mfg will be offering to write wills as part of the St Richard’s Hospice ‘Write a Will’...

Return of probate fee rise 'grossly unfair'

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Revived plans to hike probate fees will saddle grieving relatives with thousands of pounds of bills and are “grossly unfair”, a leading tax lawyer has warned. The alert has come from tax expert Gary Priest after the Government said it is...

Barn dance raises funds for Worcestershire Breast Unit Haven

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A fundraising barn dance hosted by a Wyre Forest law firm has raised £900 for a county breast cancer charity. Lawyers from Kidderminster firm mfg Solicitors welcomed over 100 guests to Kidderminster Harriers Social Club where they raised the funds for...

Family firms warned to plan succession or risk cash woes

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Family businesses that trade as partnerships or sole traders are being urged to plan ahead in case a founding member dies, as it can trigger rules that freeze assets. Tax and trusts expert Gary Priest is concerned sole traders and family businesses in the...

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