Required Reading: Coronavirus & property taxes

Some pretty significant changes have been happening to the property tax regime of late, and with transaction timescales now all over the place, Fiona Poole & Dominic Condé-Cole condense the issues and considerations to bear in mind around Residence, SDLT, ATED & CGT…

Official guidance on moving home during the Covid-19 lockdown

UPDATED: “Home buyers and renters should, as far as possible, delay moving to a new house” says the Government. But moves are still possible and happening. Here’s some in-depth guidance from the Ministry of Housing and from The Law Society on how to transact safely during the Coronavirus lockdown.