08 August 2019
The Government has issued a consultation paper on their proposals to charge an extra 1 per cent stamp duty land tax (SDLT) for non-resident purchasers of residential property. Find out how this could affect you.
23 July 2019
Now that non-resident companies are subject to UK corporation tax on their capital gains, HMRC have published guidelines on how to register for corporation tax. Find out when to register and what may be expected.
05 July 2019
As of June 2019, the Government introduced a draft statutory instrument for the Structures and Buildings Allowance (SBA). The SBA is intended to encourage investment in the construction of new structures and buildings for commercial use.
06 March 2019
The government has issued a consultation paper on their proposals to charge an extra 1 per cent stamp duty land tax (SDLT) for non-resident purchasers of residential property.
30 November 2018
In recent years, property owners have seen quite a range of new taxes and tax rises, mainly aimed at residential property ownership. These have included stamp duty land tax rises, the introduction of the annual tax on enveloped dwellings (ATED) aimed at residential property held via companies, capital gains tax for non-UK resident owners and inheritance tax charges where property is held via an overseas company. Next year sees the introduction of a swathe of new taxes, and this time it's commercial property that's in the Chancellor's sights.
The two largest expenses of a buy to let business are capital expenditure and the interest deduction. At RSM we can advise you on the most tax efficient arrangements to help you finance and structure the purchase of a property and help you evaluate your existing portfolio.
Structuring the acquisition of residential property used to be relatively simple, however, this has changed over the last few years. Discover why it is essential to review your tax position in advance of the changes. Our RSM experts can help you protect your wealth when acquiring property.
29 October 2018
This was a budget aimed at encouraging investment for the long term through tax measures for trading businesses investing in plant, equipment and trading premises. As expected, there will be targeted measures aimed at companies that generate value through user interaction – known as the ‘digital services tax’. These have been directed at very large businesses and was an expected measure. Great care will however be needed to ensure the legislation is fit for purpose.
29 October 2018
A number of changes in the budget will impact on the property sector. The restriction on the use of brought forward capital losses against gains could increase tax exposure on disposals by companies. Extending the holding period for entrepreneurs’ relief to two years will impact on some individuals disposing of their trading companies. A number of capital allowance changes were announced which will impact on property investors.