Abolition of Multiple Dwellings Relief does not prevent reclaims being made

On 6 March 2024 the Chancellor announced that Multiple Dwellings Relief (MDR) was to be abolished from 1 June 2024 (unless…

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The stamp duty land tax (SDLT) risk of de-enveloping property companies

FA 2003 section 75A is the main piece of SDLT anti-avoidance legislation that HMRC has at its disposal to attack certain…

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Capital gains tax and stamp duty land tax (SDLT)

There seems to be quite a lot of misunderstanding about the tax implications of property exchanges. Many people appear to have…

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Why a cut in the basic rate of tax could hurt landlords

Many landlords have felt somewhat shafted by tax legislation for a while now. The restriction of tax relief on finance costs…

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Should I gift my property to my company?

We were having a debate in the office this week about what is the costliest mistake that anyone had come across…

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Linked transactions can save stamp duty land tax (SDLT)

The issue In general, SDLT linked transactions rules were introduced to stop a purchaser paying too little SDLT. Without these rules…

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HMRC’s stamp duty land tax (SDLT) consultation

The issue On 30 November 2021 HMRC published a consultation document which suggests options for changing certain aspects of the current…

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The Prudential case and why it is important for sale and development transactions

The issue Transactions where developers sell some land to a buyer and then build a property on it, are quite common….

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You may not always want incorporation relief

The issue Property business incorporations continue to be a very topical issue. Landlords are keen to incorporate residential portfolios so as…

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Don’t forget about Multiple Dwellings Relief claw-back

Background The issue The valuable stamp duty land tax (SDLT) relief know as Multiple Dwellings Relief (MDR) is relatively well known…

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