Tag: Stamp Duty



March Rental Values Unfazed by Stamp Duty Changes

March rental values unfazed by stamp duty changes
Posted on 8 April, 2016 by Chris Grigorovsky under Economy, Industry News

Despite the stamp duty tax changes reducing overall commercial property capital values in the UK, rental values grew more in March than January and February combined, according to CBRE’s latest Monthly Index. Capital values, after three years of... Read More

Could Gloucestershire Benefit from the Stamp Duty Overhaul?

Could Gloucestershire Benefit from the Stamp Duty Overhaul
Posted on 22 March, 2016 by Chris Grigorovsky under Business News, Economy, Industry News

Gloucestershire based small businesses could benefit greatly from last week's Budget, says Bruton Knowles' Commercial Partner, Angus Taylor. Mr Taylor believes that the high concentration of SMEs and startups across the county suggest there could be... Read More

Bruton Knowles Signs Major Commercial Deal Before Stamp Duty Hike

Bruton Knowles Signs Major Commercial Deal Before Stamp Duty Hike
Posted on 18 March, 2016 by Chris Grigorovsky under Commercial Sales and Lets, Economy

Bruton Knowles dodged the budget bullet by acquiring a multi-let investment just hours before the Stamp Duty hike took effect, saving the client £20,000 in extra duty. The Language Business Park deal was signed off by Mark Slade from Bruton Knowles... Read More

Budget 2016 – Business Rates Cut and New Commercial Stamp Duty Rates

record breaking £23 billion income forecast
Posted on 16 March, 2016 by Chris Grigorovsky under Business News, Economy, Industry News

George Osborne has announced that from April 2017, business rates will be getting a substantial cut, which is set to benefit small businesses going forward. The current system sees 100% relief given only to businesses that occupy property such as a... Read More

Stamp Duty Land Tax Additional Charge Discourages Buy to Let Investors

Tax Changes Discourages Buy to Let Investors
Posted on 25 February, 2016 by Steph Cowie under Business News, Commercial Sales and Lets, Economy

Investors who are considering investing in a buy to let property might be dubious of the Government’s plan to introduce an additional three percent charge on stamp duty land tax. This will cut tax relief on their funding costs, according to a new study by... Read More

Is Commercial Leasing the Answer to Increased Stamp Duty?

Is commercial leasing the answer to increased stamp duty
Posted on 28 January, 2016 by admin under Economy, Industry News

New changes to the Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) are making some investors explore whether commercial property investment is becoming a viable alternative to residential buy to let. According to the Office for National Statistics, residential property... Read More

South Australia to Abolish Commercial Property Stamp Duty

Posted on 27 June, 2015 by Jodee Redmond under Worldwide Property News

South Australia has pledged to phase out the stamp duty on commercial property sales over the next three years. Tom Koutsantonis, the Treasurer, stated that he was looking for a way to stimulate the business sector in the state, which has the highest... Read More