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The importance of Capital Allowances when buying or selling a commercial property

Depreciation is not a deductible expense for tax purposes. Instead, the owners of qualifying commercial property can claim capital allowances as a method of providing tax relief on qualifying expenditure on certain assets (plant and machinery) used in a business.

Qualifying Commercial Property

Qualifying commercial property may include:

Sex Abuse Victim Wins CICA Appeal

Our client's CICA application was originally rejected for being out of time. On our advice she appealed. The appeal was successful and the CICA will now be paying her compensation. 

If a crime is reported to the Police when the victim is a child, the rules of the criminal injuries scheme state that the victim must make an application to the CICA for compensation by their 20th birthday. If they miss that deadline they lose the right to receive compensation under the scheme.

Dog bites continue to increase

…but it’s not just dogs we need to worry about in the South West.

Statistics reveal that injuries caused by animals, particularly dogs, are on an upward spiral, but in the South West it’s not just dog bites we need to worry about.

Sexual Abuse in the Methodist Church

Rachel Thain, an abuse specialist at our Taunton office, reports on the ‘unreserved apology’ that has been issued by the Methodist Church for decades of sexual abuse. 

Is Social Media Harming Your Relationship?

Kit O’Brien, a specialist family law solicitor, reviews the latest research linking social media with relationship breakdown.

Social media is now just another part of life for many of us.  We post, we tweet, we chat.  We also poke and snoop and use social media to delve into our past lives and into the past and present lives of those close to us.  For many people it’s just harmless fun, a way of whiling away time when you should be doing something else; but not always.

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