Here are some of the questions we are asked most often:
You should ask yourself “are there advantages to seeking advice from a local lawyer or law firm?”
- Just because someone has a large advertising budget does not mean they are cheaper or better qualified. Local lawyers have competitive and flexible free structures. Just ask.
- Local lawyers are more readily accessible personally for the client.
- Local lawyers have an investment in their reputations. They are here for the long-term and care about repeat business. Service is important to you and us.
- Local lawyers have an investment in our community. We give back to our community in many ways.
Land Transfer Tax tends to be the biggest disbursement. The formula for calculating the total land transfer tax is as follows:
0.5% on the first $55,000
Plus 1% of the amount from $55,001 to $250,000
Plus 1.5% of the amount in excess of $250,001 to $400,000
Plus 2% of the amount in excess of $400,001