Ambience Table Lamps: Produce Ambience in Your Residence With Desk Lamps

Ambience table lamps are making a comeback as the ultra-cool design accessory in the shabby chic decorating trend. So, consider getting into that attic or digging out that crawl space to unearth those antique table lamps that your grandma left to you. To learn how you can use antique or new table lamps to create ambiance and a cozy home …

Buying Your Home As A Primary Residence- Still An Investment

There are more millionaires in real estate than any other business. That is great for investors who make it their lives to invest in real estate, but what about end users who want to buy a home to live in it. Even as an end user it is akin to consider the investment side of even a primary residence. The …

Five Major Ways Of Attaining Legal Residence In The United States

There are several ways of attaining legal residence in the United States. In this lead article, I will discuss what I consider to be the five major routes to legal residence, namely, family based visas, study visas, work visas, asylum and refugee status and the diversity visa program. In the rest of this article, I will summarize each one of …

Non-Residence and Domicile Tax Issues

Being non-resident for tax purposes in the UK can be a significant advantage, particularly if the country where you are going has a low tax rate or ex-pats are exempt from tax. And if you arrive in the UK and are not domiciled here, then there can be tax advantages also. But the rules for claiming non-residence or non-domiciled status …

Changing Residence and the Wishes of a Child

An application by a parent for a residence order which will require a child to move home will very often involve a difficult balancing act by the court. It can be a delicately weighed exercise for the judge who must make the decision and this will be particularly the case when both parents are able to offer a reasonable standard …

How To Properly Leave A Residence After A Move

Moving is often thought of as a matter of logistics, and a great part of it is indeed just that. However, many people think only in terms of moving out and moving in, out of the old place and into the new. And with that, people often forget that they may still have obligations to the old residence! Especially for …