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Splitting Rental Income for Tax Planning Purposes

There are several ways to split rental income for tax planning purposes, the two most popular being a Declaration of Trust or one of many form of Partnership.
The concept is to transfer rental profits to a lower rate tax-payer.
The post Splitting Renta…

The accounts and management are a joke?

I have held the lease on my first floor flat for the past 21 years, extending it in 2013. The Freeholder owns and lets out the ground floor flat. I have struggled with the Freeholders approach to managing my Lease.
The post The accounts and management …

Section 24 Tax Planning

Solutions for landlords with a Section 24 tax problem.
First though, let’s take a look at what Section 24 tax is and why it’s so unfair.
The following Case Study explains why so many property rental business owners are considering incorpora…

Section 24 Tax Planning

Solutions for landlords with a Section 24 tax problem.
First though, let’s take a look at what Section 24 tax is and why it’s so unfair.
The following Case Study explains why so many property rental business owners are considering incorpora…

Does a new landlord inherit previous AST?

Hello, I have completed on the purchase of a property with the existing tenants still resident. Their first year is up next month, and they signed another 1 year AST some months back (they are students).
Should l ask them to sign a new contract as the …

Rishi Sunak is making landlords the Scapegoats

The NRLA is accusing the Chancellor of making landlords the scapegoats for the Covid-19 rent debt crisis as he turns his back on the support the sector needs.
A new report published by the National Residential Landlords Association outlines the toll th…

Hospitality businesses to have eviction protection extended

Businesses that have had to remain closed during the pandemic and are unable to pay rent on their commercial property will continue to be protected from eviction, giving them the breathing space they need and helping to protect jobs, the government has…

ONS House Price Index shows volatile annual inflation down to 8.9% in April

The latest house price data published on GOV.UK by HM Land Registry for April 2021 show that average house prices in the UK increased by 8.9% in the year to April 2021, down from 9.9% in the year to March 2021.
The post ONS House Price Index shows vola…

Can a council behave in this way?

An HMO licence application was submitted on 29th May 2020 on behalf of our landlord client and the 1st instalment of the licencing fee – £750 was paid.
On 5th January 2021, the tenants surrendered their tenancy and returned keys.
The post Can a c…

Can a council behave in this way?

An HMO licence application was submitted on 29th May 2020 on behalf of our landlord client and the 1st instalment of the licencing fee – £750 was paid.
On 5th January 2021, the tenants surrendered their tenancy and returned keys.
The post Can a c…

Warning on Form 6A printed before 1 June to serve after 1 June 2021?

A few days before the 1st June 2021 in preparation for S21 notice, I rang the NRLA regarding Form 6A and the new 4 months’ notice. I downloaded the form as per their advice from the govt web site. Filled it in ready with all relevant paperwork and I se…

Tenant Dies on Staircase?

My tenant friend and work colleague fell and died on his Landlord’s Stairs. This is the letter that I propose sending to the local council.
“During the Christmas week of 2020, T fell down the exterior iron stairs at Flat 35b **********
The post Tenant …

Getting UK property insurance for EU residents?

There now appears to be issues in getting buildings cover for Buy to Lets in the UK for non-UK residents now.
Does anyone of you know how to arrange this cover?
One of the properties in question is classed as 6 bedroomed as it has a separate one bedroo…

HMO property deal analysis and how you can do this too!

In this video below, 5 property experts breakdown and analyse a huge 15 room HMO Property deal in Swindon.
Not only is this a great insight into how to quickly do analysis on a HMO property deal, but I’ll also tell you how you can do this too!
Th…

Renting now cheaper than buying for the first time since 2014

Research by Hamptons is indicating that the recent inflationary pressure on house prices caused by a lack of supply relative to demand pushed by the Stamp duty holiday has shifted the cost of renting below the cost of ownership for the first time since…

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