Attwaters Jameson Hill is very proud to be supporting the Essex & Herts Air Ambulance charity, during Will Month 2020. As one of the charity’s participating solicitors, we’ll be assisting individuals over the age of 55 to draw up a Will free of charge during the whole month of October, in exchange for a donation.
What was Hertfordshire’s most expensive property sale in 2019? And at which Essex postcodes can you find the county’s highest value homes?
Find the answers within the pages of our second annual Private Wealth Guide, your ULTIMATE guide to how living in these counties can help you grow, manage and preserve your wealth for a prosperous future.
We are very pleased to announce that Attwaters Jameson Hill has signed the Charter for Employers Positive about Mental Health, and is now registered as a ‘mindful employer’. We join the more than 1,500 firms who have also signed this Charter since 2004. We hope it will offer our employees even more reassurance that we are fully committed to supporting their mental health and wellbeing.
Over the past year, we have been fundraising for our nominated Charity of the Year, Essex & Herts Air Ambulance (EHAAT). By delivering a first-class pre-hospital emergency medical service to the people of Essex, Hertfordshire and surrounding areas, they are able to save lives, reduce or prevent disability, or suffering from critical illness and injury.
Attwaters Jameson Hill is delighted to announce that its Town & Country Planning team has been selected for a prestigious award by International Advisory Experts, a global network of well-established and experienced legal, financial, tax and consulting firms.
We are delighted to announce that Joyti Henchie, a Consultant Lawyer within Attwaters Jameson Hill, has been selected for inclusion in the Ninth Edition of The Best Lawyers in the United Kingdom.
We are very proud to announce that our expert Planning Law department, comprising our Partner and Head of Department, Salvatore Amico, and our Consultant, Rob Jameson, has been featured among The Planner’s list of highest-rated planning firms in the publication’s 23rd Planning Law Survey.
With property values continuing to rise, more families than ever are becoming concerned that their estates will become liable to Inheritance Tax (IHT) at 40%. In 2016-17, the latest tax year for which HMRC has Inheritance Tax records, 28,100 deaths resulted in an IHT charge, a 15% rise on the previous year . IHT receipts have been rising steady since 2009-10, mostly due to the freezing of the £325,000 Nil-Rate Band (NRB) tax-free threshold in April 2009.
Newly appointed Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak, delivered his first Budget on 11 March, against a backdrop of uncertainty following the COVID-19 outbreak and subsequent financial losses. It was the first of two Budgets to be delivered in 2020, with the second to follow in the autumn.
We are pleased to announce that our Head of Family Law, Joyti Henchie, has achieved two prestigious accreditations from Resolution, the country’s largest organisation for Family Law professionals.