Our specialist enforcement of recovery from deceased debtors assisted a local authority with a debt for unpaid adult social care costs, following the death of a care home resident.
In October 2020 we renewed our focus on assisting local authorities with recovery of debts owed by deceased estates. A year later we have had many successes in recovery of unpaid adult social care costs and council tax debts from estates. Here, we share some of the stories. Abandoned property The council wanted to bring …
Up until very recently, the Court has generally found in favour of companies running rates avoidance/mitigation schemes when considering whether a lease is a sham or valid transaction.
The recent decision of Isle Investments Limited v Leeds City Council CO/2677/2020 (“Isle Investments”) is a relatively rare victory for Local Authorities in this hard-fought field.