Homing in on capital gains

Homing in on capital gains

Draft legislation confirms a further tightening of the rules on capital gains tax and your home. The government has been reforming the tax system to make investment in residential property less attractive. Actions have included increasing stamp duty land tax (mirrored...
New Headaches for Landlords

New Headaches for Landlords

Private landlords could find it harder to evict tenants in future, thanks to new government legislation.   Landlords will no longer be able to serve tenants with a ‘section 21’ notice, which effectively enables them to cancel the tenancy at the end of the...
Homing in on capital gains

Landlords Losing Interest

The next step in changes to tax relief for landlords takes effect from 6 April 2019 If you have a mortgage on a buy to let residential property, from this April only 25% of the interest can be offset against your rental income, with the remaining 75% qualifying for a...