22 January 2020
An accountancy trade body is warning of another possible tax hike to hit the lettings industry.
12 December 2019
A leading law firm has highlighted four key dates for letting agents and landlords to watch for in 2020.
26 November 2019
Two specific elements of Labour’s tax proposals, outlined in its manifesto, could “drive a nail into the coffin of buy to let” warns a leading financial adviser.
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.