December 13, 2018 0 Comments

  180,500 new homeowners benefit from stamp duty tax relief According to statistics published by HMRC more than 180,500 first-time buyers have benefitted from First Time Buyers Relief (FTBR). The relief introduced in

September 6, 2018 0 Comments

  Stamp duty cut: 121,500 households save £284 million According to the latest statistics 121,500 first-time buyers have saved a total of £284,000,000 following the introduction of a relief for first-time buyers under

January 4, 2018 0 Comments

  Much of the focus in the Autumn Budget on Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) concerned the abolition of the duty for first time buyers of property up to £300,000. There was also

December 5, 2017 0 Comments

  In an attempt to help first-time buyers get on the property ladder and stimulate the housing market the chancellor announced that for property purchases completed on or after 22 November 2017 there

June 5, 2017 0 Comments

  Since 1 April 2016 there has been a 3% supplementary Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) charge payable on the purchase of second and subsequent residential properties costing more than £40,000. This was

June 6, 2016 0 Comments

  You can apply to HMRC for a VAT refund on building materials and services if you are building a new home, or converting a property into a home. In order to qualify

February 26, 2016 0 Comments

  Consultation on 3% SDLT supplement   on second homes from April 2016 HMRC are consulting on the details of the higher rates of stamp duty land tax (SDLT) on purchases of additional residential