stamp duty

Will the stamp duty holiday be extended?

Jack Prosser is a Solicitor in the Residential Conveyancing Department and can be contacted on 01323 644222 or jpr@stephenrimmer.com If you are in the process of buying a property, you may have considered whether you will be able to take advantage of the stamp duty holiday, allowing you to save up to £15,000 on your…

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Multiple Dwellings Relief

Tom Tasharrofi is a Legal Assistant in the Residential Conveyancing Department and can be contacted on 01323 644222 or tt@stephenrimmer.com If you wish saving on the Stamp Duty Land Tax you pay on acquisition of commercial and/or residential property, then look no further. So what is Multiple Dwellings Relief (MDR)? MDR is a relief from…

lease extension

What is the stamp duty land tax threshold?

Jack Prosser is a Solicitor in the Residential Conveyancing Department and can be contacted on 01323 644222 or by email jpr@stephenrimmer.com Property booms as home and overseas buyers rush to beat deadline  Property buyers are fighting off the pandemic to catch a new home before stamp duty goes back to its normal rate.  For overseas…

Budget 2020

Sunak splashes the cash in 2020 Budget

New chancellor promises to support individuals and business as country tackles coronavirus threat Business rate cuts, cash grants for small enterprises and support for both employees and employers on sick pay were among the emergency announcements designed to tackle the impact of the coronavirus in Chancellor Rishi Sunak’s first Budget, presented to parliament just four…

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A bonus for first time buyers

First-time buyers who bought a shared ownership property in the last twelve months should check if they are due a refund on any stamp duty paid.   That’s because when Chancellor Hammond extended the stamp duty relief available to first-time buyers of shared ownership property in his Autumn 2018 budget, he also applied the extension…