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Selling Guide

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Stamp Duty

December 2014 saw a change in stamp duty (the tax payable on purchasing a residential property). The new rates are:

Residential properties

You’ll pay:

  • Nothing on the first £125,000 of the property price
  • 2% on the next £125,000
  • 5% on the next £675,000
  • 10% on the next £575,000
  • 12% on the rest (above £1.5 million)

Example: If you buy a property for £275,000, you’ll pay £3,750 of SDLT. This is made up of:

  • Nothing on the first £125,000
  • £2,500 on the next £125,000
  • £1,250 on the remaining £25,000

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