03 August 2016
There has been a new call for Chancellor Philip Hammond to bin Stamp Duty Land Tax.
18 May 2016
Tax increases for private landlords will drive some out of the sector, while others will pass the costs on to their tenants, stretching household budgets and putting home ownership further out of reach.
24 March 2016
The government has been told to back off its criticism of buy to let landlords and instead do more to address the real cause of the housing crisis – a shortage of homes.
20 January 2016
The Residential Landlords Association is taking legal advice on whether to challenge the Government over its planned changes on tax.
10 August 2015
The Court of Appeal has thrown out an attempt to have Stamp Duty Land Tax anti-avoidance rules declared unlawful.
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.
09 June 2015
Here is further proof that there are two species of people: the super-rich and the rest of us.
04 June 2015
Home buyers have saved £701m in the six months since the introduction of the Stamp Duty Land Tax reforms on December 4, conveyancing firm myhomemove has calculated.
03 June 2015
Older people who are downsizing should not have to pay Stamp Duty Land Tax, it has been argued.