Category Archives: Landlords

Taxation of rental income for landlords: A guide

In 2016, the then Chancellor, George Osborne, introduced a stamp duty surcharge of 3% on purchasing buy-to-lets and second homes. That means the 3% slab tax is based on the whole property price and payable on top of the standard stamp duty applicable.  Secondly, in 2017, the government began withdrawing the total tax relief available […]