Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) is a varying lump sum imposed by the Government on both commercial and residential property and land purchases above certain values.

2014 saw changes to the amounts of tax charged on property which left some purchasers with a lower tax bill when they completed their purchases. From 1st April 2016 however, higher rates of SDLT will now be levied on some residential...

I was recently contacted by a previous client whom we had purchased a home for in the joint name of her and her partner. At that time the property was registered in her name (mai ...

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