Stamp Duty Land Tax - The Complexities Unravelled
The rules in relation to SDLT are now more complex than ever and, given the current trend, are expected to continue down this path. With this in mind, it is becoming increasingly difficult to remain compliant.
Given that penalties amount to up to 100% of the tax underpaid, and in light of the increasing litigious climate, you cannot afford to misstep when advising on SDLT.
This live broadcast session will help you identify the key issues when advising on SDLT and provide you with a greater awareness of the wide variety of issues involved. We will highlight areas of opportunity that could deliver significant savings for your clients.
If you are an accountant, property advisor or conveyancer who wishes to better understand the complexities of SDLT and the potential opportunities to mitigate SDLT exposure then this live session is for you.
It is designed to give you a practical overview of the SDLT provisions and potential planning opportunities and will include case studies demonstrating how the rules relate to typical client scenarios.
What You Will Learn
This live and interactive session will cover the following:
- Land transactions and chargeable consideration - traps, pitfalls and opportunities
- Linked transactions - when they are good and when they are bad
- Classification of property - residential v non-residential
- Residential property transactions
- Super rate of SDLT
- 3% higher-rate transactions
- First time buyers relief
- Multiple dwellings relief - how to achieve big savings for your clients
Recording of live sessions: Soon after the Learn Live session has taken place you will be able to go back and access the recording - should you wish to revisit the material discussed.