Autumn 2021 Budget Summary for Landlords + 18 Page Budget PDF + 70 Minute Webinar Recording

In the wake of Corporation Tax, National Insurance and Dividend Tax rises - we didn’t expect too much from Wednesday's budget. And - perhaps, fortunately - there was indeed little of note for landlords as the reports on IHT and CGT from the Office for Tax...

PRA Changes: The Impact on Portfolio Landlords

Everything you need to know about the 2016 Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) changes and the impact it has had on Portfolio Landlords.

How to Download your SA100s – Your Full Tax Returns

If you need to look back on your previously submitted tax returns (SA100) and either view, download or save them, here’s what you need to do.

2021 Budget Summary: Full Details of 2021 Budget, Landlord Commentary & 19 Minute Video Explanation

My talk at the LLAS Conference on the impact of the pandemic last Thursday included a little speculation on the Budget in the hope that it would set about to aid recovery - and certainly not derail it. Many business owners will have breathed a sigh of relief as...

Section 24, Landlords and Tax Payments on Account: The worst is still to come

April 2020 marked the beginning of the fourth and final year for the staged implementation process of Section 24, and an end to private landlords being able to claim finance costs as a tax-deductible expense. Meanwhile the UKs tax payment on account system means...

UK Property Tax Changes : A Summary of HMRC Updates

The UK’s tax system is complicated – there’s no denying that. With constant changes to the rules, it’s hard for any property owner to keep up. Here’s a recap of all the significant property tax changes over the years.

COVID-19 Business Support – Q&A with Chris Bailey

With his straight-talking and uncomplicated approach, Chris Bailey (Co-Founder and Group Director of Less Tax 4 Landlords) talks through all of the Government Business support schemes, giving practical advice to business owners, alleviating concerns and providing hints and tips.

Form 17 for Landlords – adjusting the split of property income between couples

The Income Tax Act 2007 (section 836) allows for income from properties that are jointly owned by married couples or civil partners that live together, to be legally split 50/50. However, whilst most landlords are aware that income can be shared equally by married...

It’s Too Late for 2021 – How to Make 2022 Your Best Year Yet (an article on landlord tax payments)

2020 has not been an easy year for landlords and with the self-assessment deadline just around the corner, 2021 is not looking any better either - at least from a cashflow perspective. This is particularly true if you're a mortgaged portfolio landlord AND a higher...

Best Accounting & Tax Services 2020

Less Tax 4 Landlords win ‘Best Accounting & Tax Services 2020’ by Property Reporter with one judge saying “their multi-dynamic approach made them a clear winner for me” and another saying “they clearly understand & want to help landlords understand Section 24.”

Tax Truths Q&A -Tracey Hanbury interviews LT4L Co-Founder Chris Bailey [Video + Transcript]

Chris is interviewed by Tracey Hanbury of Landlord Investment Show on some of the information (and misinformation) in the marketplace, discussing in particular HMRC and Hybrid Business Structures.

Capital Gains Tax Review – Policy or Speculation? Or Just another reason to run your property portfolio as a business.

You've probably already heard by now, the Office of Tax Simplification (OTS) has, among other things, called for consideration that Capital Gains Tax rates be increased to match income tax rates. But what does this mean for Landlords? First, it’s important to point...
A return to live events

A return to live events

We are pleased to announce our return to live events this year, starting with the National Landlord Investment Show taking place on 12th October in Manchester and then 26th October in London. You'll also find us at the Property Investor Show on 15th and 16th October...

LT4L News: Issue #13

LT4L News: Issue #13

Since our last newsletter, chancellor Rushi Sunak announced the UK Budget.
With no major changes to Capital Gains Tax (CGT) as many landlords feared, the budget in some ways might feel like a let off.
The ‘big news’ story for landlords was of course that Corporation Tax will be increasing to 25% in 2023.

LT4L News: Issue #12

LT4L News: Issue #12

Last week the Prime Minister announced his roadmap out of the lockdown restrictions for England.
It’s fair to say that the majority of people will welcome this plan. Why? Because a plan at least gives us something to reference and work towards, bringing clarity to the goal we are looking to achieve.