News and Updates

 

Insurance Premium Tax increase on 1 October 2016

On 16th March 2016, George Osbourne delivered his 2016 Budget to parliament, of which he announced that insurance premium tax (IPT) will increase to 10%. The increased rate will come into effect on 1st October 2016.

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Private Pumping Stations /option to move to Thames Water

Due to the changes in legislation, from 1 October 2016 all eligible private pumping stations within Thames Water may transfer responsibility for inspection and servicing.

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Build To Rent Opportunity

The Acorn Group has been named as the highest placed managing agent in a league table of new 'build to rent' developments in London.

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Recharging Water and Sewerage Costs to Lessees and Tenants

The Water Resale Order gives protection to people who buy their water or sewerage service from another person or company instead of directly from water or sewerage company...

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ARMA looking at Section 20 threshold amendment

The Landlord and Tenant Act 1985 Section 20 legislates that Landlords can only spend up to a maximum of £250....

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