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Anger over first-time buyer treatment under 3% Stamp Duty surcharge rules

First-time buyers and IFAs are baffled by the government’s double standards over when th...

  • Apr 18, 2016
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Landlords battling HMRC over tax relief changes ramp up legal fight

Campaigning landlords led by Cherie Blair QC have launched phase two of their attack on th...

  • Apr 15, 2016
  • 0

Homeowners with 'granny flats' look set to avoid 3% Stamp Duty surcharge

Property owners with a ‘granny flat’ in their grounds look set to avoid the 3% Stamp D...

  • Apr 12, 2016
  • 1

Stamp Duty surcharge on additional properties begins

Midnight last night signaled the end of months of frantic buying activity with investors p...

  • Apr 01, 2016
  • 0

SMEs and the Budget - Marketwatch

The Chancellor's strapline for this year's Budget was a Budget for the 'next generation' a...

  • Mar 31, 2016
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Property transactions fell month-on-month in November

Residential property transactions decreased by 5.7% to almost 102,000 between October and ...

  • Dec 22, 2015
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Stamp Duty tier changes save UK homeowners £1.9bn

UK home buyers have collectively saved £1.9 bn since stamp duty was reformed in December ...

  • Dec 02, 2015
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Autumn Statement: CGT on residential property must be paid within 30 days

Capital Gains Tax (CGT) paid on residential property will be required within 30 days of co...

  • Nov 25, 2015
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Conveyancer gets jail time for Stamp Duty fraud

A London conveyancer has been jailed for three years and four months after he was found to...

  • Nov 17, 2015
  • 2

Housing transactions see stable upward trend in September

Residential property transactions with a value of £40,000 or above totalled 106,030 in Se...

  • Oct 21, 2015
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