05 July 2016
Whether you are buying residential property as an individual or in a company, the chancellor is keen to collect tax. And with increased stamp duty land tax (SDLT) rates now in effect, careful planning is key to avoiding overpaying SDLT.
20 May 2016
A further consultation on restricting interest and finance costs for UK corporation tax purposes was released on 12 May 2016. The document contains 92 pages. As the property sector is generally highly geared, the proposals will impact on this sector more than others.
15 April 2016
Investors in commercial property will benefit from the reduction by 8 per cent in the rates of capital gains tax.
31 March 2016
Following the publication of Finance Bill 2016, we consider its impact and other key measures affecting the real estate sector.
17 February 2016
6 April 2016 heralds the start of a series of changes for buy to let property owners, as previously reported, but what are the options going forward?
26 November 2015
Japanese knotweed is a nuisance at the very least. It can break through foundations, ruin building structures and be extremely difficult and expensive to remove. If you own land which is affected by this destructive force, the costs to remove it can be high but tax relief may be available.
25 November 2015
08 July 2015
Real estate was definitely a hot topic in the Summer Budget, with both expected and unexpected changes.
08 July 2015
The Summer Budget has brought a number of measures, which will impact on the real estate sector.