Stamp Duty on Lease Extensions (21.07.2016)

Stamp Duty Land Tax – Enfranchise & Statutory Lease Extensions

A question that has been asked a few times is whether a lease extension or freehold purchase is subject to SDLT?

Have a look at the following article, whilst quite technical, provides some good advice to those interested:

Of course this is just a guide and we suggest you obtain independant advice before proceeding with any property purchase or lease extension!