Property Tax: Making molehills out of mountains

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"My interests were very well-represented. The advice on complicated legal and tactical matters was clear, to the point and easy to understand."

Chambers UK, 2018

In detail

The last few years have seen substantial, but regrettably piecemeal, changes to the way in which property ownership is taxed in the UK.

Careful tax planning is now needed more than ever before. Our team can guide you through the nuances and niceties of property tax.

We know this area well and we will do all we can to make the prospect a little less daunting.

Recent matters

Advising long-standing client Faucet Inn on the tax aspects of the sale of three pubs to Stonegate Pub Company Limited.

Advising on the sale of shares in a property joint venture where the underlying asset is a large office building in Euston.

Advising on various high value residential purchases in a very short timescale to meet the clients’ aims of completing prior to the increase of the SDLT rate.

Advising on various tax matters relating to sales and purchases of companies owning real estate including corporate residence, ATED, SDLT and VAT.

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Alex BarnesPartner, Head of Tax

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