Historically, the tax position for investors in UK commercial property has been relatively stable - unlike most other major jurisdictions, the UK did not exercise its full taxing rights where non-residents disposed of UK commercial property. However, from April 2019, the UK will tax non-residents on gains. Find out more in respect of these changes, and many other areas relating to the disposal of UK commercial property via our insights and resources.
Consult our insights and resources for analysis of some of the tax issues which landlords and tenants need to consider when entering into leases.
Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) is a tax on transactions in English and Northern Irish real estate. Scottish and Welsh real estate are subject to Land and Buildings Transaction Tax (LBTT) and Land Transaction Tax (LTT) respectively. Each regime applies different rules to commercial and residential real estate, and the rules in respect of residential transaction taxes are particularly complex. Consult our insights and resources for more information.
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