Are you entitled to a stamp duty rebate?

If you’ve bought a home in a ‘disadvantaged’ area over the last decade then there’s a chance you could be entitled to a stamp duty rebate – but you have to act fast. HMRC’s Disadvantaged Areas Relief (DAR) reduced the amount of stamp duty payable on properties up to £150,000 in one of 2,000 areas

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Will increased house prices mean more buyers paying stamp duty?

According to the TaxPayer’s Alliance, if house prices continue to rise at their current rate, stamp duty could be a real problem by 2018. It’s estimated that around two fifths of those looking to buy property will face stamp duty costs of up to a minimum of £7,500. If four out of five properties were

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