Economic Review of March 2017

PM sends letter to the EU triggering ‘ARTICLE 50’

“We are leaving the European Union, but we are not leaving Europe and we want to remain committed partners and allies to our friends across the continent.”

With these words, the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Theresa May, signed off her letter to the European Union (EU) Council President Donald Tusk.

For full briefing click here. Economic Review March 2017

Residential Property Review March 2017

Building Society calls for Stamp Duty reform

Yorkshire Building Society (YBS) was left disappointed following the Chancellor of the Exchequer’s Spring Budget on 8th March, as no change was announced in the Stamp Duty regime. The building society had called for the tax to be reformed and converted to a liability on the seller rather than the buyer of property.

For full briefing click here. Residential Property Review March 2017