Property Taxes

Our property taxes portfolio includes our very popular Buy-to-let Property Tax Handbook and Robert Maas’s authoritative Property Taxes annual. and offers a concise yet comprehensive range of publications for those advising clients on their property tax issues. Alongside our property tax publications, our loose-leaf and journal titles, and our online services provide practitioners and students with a tailored solution to daily practice needs.

Recently Published and Popular Titles

With considerable tax changes affecting residential buy-to-let investors in recent years, our multi-authored Buy-to-let Property Tax Handbook covers all taxation issues that might apply, offering advice on everything from the legal aspects of the buy-to-let purchase, through to landlord obligations to tenants.

Our upcoming publication of the 16th edition of Property Tax Planning has been revisited in line with relevant legislation changes following the Finance Act 2018. This title helps practitioners identify tax planning opportunities, whilst alerting and advising on potential pitfalls.

An invaluable asset for tax practitioners, lawyers, accountants and in-house finance departments alike, is our popular Stamp Taxes title, detailing all aspects of stamp tax. This user-friendly guide provides practical examples and guidance, while also highlighting potential issues for practitioners.

Across our Property Tax titles, our experienced authors have penned an extensive body of work to support the study and practice of those in this field. Be sure to browse the full range of titles available below…

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Property Taxes Books

Private Residence Relief

In the world of tax anti-avoidance, and with the ever-escalating value of property, private residence relief (PRR) is one of the few favourable reliefs from CGT available to UK home-owners. The potentially significant value of this relief means that HMRC scrutinises its use vigilantly. Careful consideration needs to be given to the planning opportunities available and pitfalls that might be encountered, particularly in relation to the main residence election, and... Read more

Property Taxes 2019/20

This essential annual title provides clear advice and information covering all elements of the taxation provisions relating to land transactions. Property Taxes 2019/20 enables tax practitioners to find the answers to their tax planning questions quickly and to keep their clients’ tax liabilities to a minimum. This fully updated new edition features comprehensive analysis of the property tax changes in FA 2018 and FA 2019. Changes incorporated into this edition... Read more

Buy-to-Let Property Tax Handbook

‘In my opinion, this will become the go-to reference for accountants with clients in this sector. Get a copy and see why for yourself.’ Tony Margaritelli, ICPA Chairman* Buy-to-Let Property Tax Handbook is a single source for tax practitioners, accountants and others who advise clients and need to be aware of the tax aspects of running a residential buy-to-let property business, as well as the main non-tax considerations. This Second... Read more

Stamp Taxes 2019/20

Stamp Taxes 2019/20 is a comprehensive and practical guide to all current UK stamp and land taxes: Stamp Duty, Stamp Duty Reserve Tax, and Stamp Duty Land Tax, together with commentary on Land and Buildings Transaction Tax and Land Transaction Tax. It explains the reasons behind many of the current rules by exploring the history and development of stamp taxes, whilst setting out the scope of each tax and explaining... Read more

Capital Allowances: Transactions and Planning 2019/20

Adopting a practical approach, and with a unique transaction-based structure and special features such as pro forma elections and checklists, this book guides you through the practical realities of a claim, rather than just presenting the bare facts of statute and case law. Legislation is comprehensively covered, but with the emphasis on interpretation and explanation, rather than mere repetition of the wording of statute. Written in plain English, and packed... Read more

Buy-To-Let Property Tax Handbook

Buy-to-Let Property Tax Handbook is a ‘one stop shop’ for tax practitioners, accountants and others who need to advise their clients and be aware of the tax aspects of running a residential buy-to-let property business. The landscape for residential buy-to-let property investors has changed considerably in recent years, with the government seemingly targeting landlords of residential property through various tax changes. This authoritative guide follows the logical sequence from the... Read more

Property Tax Planning

Previously updated by Philip Spencer at BDO LLP, Property Tax Planning, Sixteenth Edition had been revised by Andrew Crossman at BDO, with the support of the firm’s expert property tax team. The book is divided into the four categories of property ownership: property investors; property dealers and developers; trading premises and private residences. Within each category all relevant tax planning areas are outlined chapter by chapter, with reference to legislation... Read more

Capital Allowances Transactions and Planning 2016/17

Focusing primarily on the corporate property transactions tax practitioners deal with on a regular basis, Capital Allowances: Transactions and Planning 2016/17 demonstrates how the taxpayer can save money by maximising capital allowances and related tax reliefs. It explains the practical and technical aspects of capital allowances and the related tax reliefs on property. These include reliefs for land remediation, business premises renovation and R&D tax credits. This well established and... Read more