Property taxes

Business property taxes apply to businesses with premises used for commercial purposes.There are two key commercial property taxes: business rates and stamp duty land tax as well as possible VAT implications.

Property taxes - overview

Understanding business property taxes can help you take advantage of tax reliefs and ensure you aren't caught out by unexpected charges. Our guide.

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Annual Tax on Enveloped Property

Annual Tax on Enveloped Dwellings (previously called Annual Residential Property tax) is payable on certain high-value, enveloped properties.

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Business rates

UK business rates, which are largely unavoidable, are a tax on non-domestic property and they vary depending where the premises are located.

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Business rates and working from home

Do you have to pay business rates if you work or run a side hustle from home? The answer is: it depends. Find out whether you could be liable for business rates.

High street premises: stamp duty rates and thresholds

Stamp duty

Stamp duty land tax is payable on property and land purchases above certain thresholds; our guide explains stamp duty rates, stamp duty relief and stamp duty thresholds.

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Transfer a property to a company

Should I transfer my buy-to-let property into a limited company? Our tax guide for buy-to-let landlords explains the pros and cons.