Landlords reprieve

Well perhaps not a reprieve per se, but it was pleasing that the recent Budget gave landlords respite from further changes to the tax regime. Back in October, after a failed legal battle from landlords against the imminent tax relief changes for buy-to-let properties,...

Capital allowances on fixtures:- missed opportunities

All too often, I will take a call along the lines of ‘I’ve sold my commercial property and the Solicitor wants to know what fixtures he needs to put on the CPSE forms’. Against the clock and after the terms of sale have been agreed; often it is too late to negotiate...

Can I incorporate my buy-to-let portfolio to save tax?

This is something that I have been asked a lot lately, largely in response to the changes to tax relief available on loan interest which will be phased in over the next 5 years. Granted, the changes may well see some of the more heavily geared residential property...