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08 March 2017James & George Collie
From April 2017 a new residence tax free allowance is being introduced for Inheritance Tax purposes. How will this affect you?At present Inheritance tax is…

19 December 2016James & George Collie
In the Autumn Statement, the Chancellor announced that the government will move to a single major fiscal event each year. Following the spring 2017 Budget…

19 December 2016James & George Collie
The Land Register for Scotland is a digital map-based system of land registration established by the Land Registration (Scotland) Act 1979.The Scottish Government have asked…

19 December 2016James & George Collie
2016 has, to put it mildly, been a challenging year for property sales in Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire.  The well publicised downturn in the local economy…

20 September 2016James & George Collie
The Succession (Scotland) Act 2016 will come fully into force on 1st November 2016.  This is the first significant reform in this area of law…

20 September 2016James & George Collie
James and George Collie are proud to be raising funds for both Maggie’s House and Mrs Murray’s Cat and Dog Home throughout 2016. Both charities…

20 September 2016James & George Collie
The Private Housing (Tenancies) (Scotland) Bill was recently passed by the Scottish Parliament and is expected to come into effect perhaps as early as 2017.The…

20 September 2016James & George Collie
Now that the United Kingdom has chosen to head for the EU exit door, the ramifications for investors, savers and borrowers have been quick to…

20 September 2016James & George Collie
The popularity of the pre-nuptial agreement in Scotland is continuing to grow and we are regularly asked to prepare and advise on such agreements.  These…