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9th February 2018
From 1st April 2018, the first cycle of 3 yearly LBTT returns will start to fall due.
It’s been almost 3 years since the Land and Buildings Transaction Tax (LBTT) was introduced in Scotland. LBTT came into force on 1st April, 2015 to replace Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) and is payable to Revenue Scotland, the body responsible for the management and collection of Scotland’s devolved taxes.
20th February 2018As advisors to many, growing family businesses, Family Business Solutions Ltd recognises their greater potential yet unique challenges. Balancing commercial and fa
9th February 2018From 1st April 2018, the first cycle of 3 yearly LBTT returns will start to fall due. It’s been almost 3 years since the Land and Buildings Transaction Tax (
8th February 2018Balancing commercial and family needs, structuring ownership and management, decision making, planning succession through generations, assessing exit options, and m
6th February 2018Welcome to our first Employment briefing of 2018. If you have any questions about any of the topics covered, or would like to meet with our Employment team, please
2nd February 2018Family Business Solutions Ltd, is pleased to partner with Ayrshire Chamber of Commerce and Campbell Dallas to provide this free informative event for business owner
1st February 2018GDPR (or the General Data Protection Regulation to give it its full title) is the latest legislation in the area of data protection. It promises to be the biggest s
25th January 2018WJM Partner Liam Entwistle has been appointed a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators. Liam is a highly experienced dispute resolution and employme
15th January 2018Wright, Johnston & Mackenzie LLP are delighted, once again, to be Corporate Partner of the Whyte & Mackay Glasgow International Comedy Festival. The Comedy
10th January 2018The next Bank of England Inflation Report will be published on February 8th, 2018. The Report is published quarterly and sets out the detailed economic analysis on
8th January 2018WJM is further expanding its legal team in the North of Scotland with two new Associate appointments. Paul Adams, formerly a Senior Associate at Stronachs, is join
1st December 2017Under the UK’s Working Time Regulations 1998, if paid holiday is not taken in a leave year then it will be lost. However, in this important judgment, the Cour
23rd November 2017Wright, Johnston & Mackenzie LLP can handle all aspects of the sale of a Scottish property. For residential houses we can take care of everything, from the
21st November 2017On 1st December 2017 most of the provisions of the Private Housing (Tenancies) Scotland Act 2016 will come into force. The new Private Residential Tenancy (PRT) wi
16th November 2017Wright, Johnston & Mackenzie LLP were delighted to advise our clients Thornbridge Sawmills in the recent sale of the Company to Cairngorm Capital, which was rep
14th November 2017Wright, Johnston & Mackenzie LLP has joined one of the world’s largest multi-disciplinary networks of lawyers, accountants and tax advisors. Geneva Group