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UK stamp duty changes not a deterrence

Saturday, January 30, 2016 - 05:50

THE UK government's Autumn Statement and Spending Review from Chancellor George Osborne in in November 2015 brought an unexpected stamp duty rise for buy-to-let investors.

From April 1, 2016, a new Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) will be charged on second homes and buy-to-let investments