Important Tax Changes For Buy-To-Let Landlords

Shaun Love Buy-to-Let, Mortgages, Tax

Buy-To-let Landlords are to be taxed differently from April. ¬†Here are the main changes and how you should start planning for them now. The two key changes that will impact upon this are: Finance costs, including mortgage interest, are being phased out until that they can no longer be deducted in 2020/21 when calculating taxable income. The amount of tax …

Help to Buy ISA v Lifetime ISA

Shaun Love Investment, Mortgages

Buying your first home is a dream for many young adults up and down the country. However, this has become harder and harder throughout the generations as house prices have risen. To support first time buyers in overcoming these obstacles the government has launched many First-Time Buyer initiatives and schemes. Two of their most recent schemes are their Help to …

Free Cashback to Cover Stamp Duty Costs

Michelle Martin Mortgages

Stamp duty is often one of the biggest costs associated with purchasing your home. For some people and properties, it can be enough to put them off. However, a new scheme is being released by some lenders that will enable you to receive cashback to cover the stamp duty costs as part of their mortgage agreement. How does it work: …