11 September 2019
An influential think tank says Capital Gains Tax on buy to let properties and second homes should be levied at the higher rate of the income tax of the owner.
03 August 2016
There has been a new call for Chancellor Philip Hammond to bin Stamp Duty Land Tax.
15 June 2016
Landlords have ranked the decision to maintain the old capital gains tax rate on property while cutting it elsewhere as their biggest challenge.
14 June 2016
The exemption of residential property from the new Capital Gains Tax cuts tops the list of concerns expressed by professional landlords for the health of the sector over the next 12 months, according to new research.
26 November 2015
12 October 2015
The Residential Landlords Association has called for landlords to be given tax relief if they sell to first-time buyers.
31 July 2015
A critic of the suggestion that buy to let landlords could set up companies to ‘beat’ the ending of tax breaks has renewed his concern at the tactic.
20 July 2015
An accountancy firm is warning that there are pitfalls in trying to avoid the higher taxation which will result from the Budget announcement to reduce tax breaks for buy to let investors.
22 April 2015
Here is advice that some agents may find useful to pass on to clients living abroad and who own rental properties in this country.
16 March 2015
Politicians should give Britain’s home owners a break from the highest levels of property tax in the world.