SDLT Draft Legislation consultation

Consultation on Draft Legislation for Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) has been opened, and is asking for views for people from across the board.

The consultation description reads:

“We welcome views and comments on the draft Stamp Duty Land Tax (Administration) (Amendment) Regulations 2021.

“This consultation sets out the proposed changes to the SDLT return as a result of introducing the non-resident SDLT surcharge measure, this also includes the proposed date of when the new return will come into effect.

“This will be of interest to non-UK resident purchasers of residential property in England and Northern Ireland together with conveyancers and other professionals who make SDLT paper returns.”

The consultation is open till 11.45pm on 23 November 2020. You can find out more information here.

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