The cookie settings on this website are set to 'allow all cookies' to give you the very best experience. If you continue past this page without changing these settings, you consent to this. More information
Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) must be paid if you are buying land or a property over a fixed amount. Currently for residential property, the threshold is £125,000 and £150,000 for non –residential land and properties.
You must pay this tax when you buy a freehold property, a new or existing leasehold, a property through a shared ownership scheme or are transferred land or property in exchange for payment (for example you take on a mortgage or buy a share in a house).
If you are buying a property as a buy-to-let investment, the Stamp Duty you will pay is 3% on top of the usual SDLT rate.
How much will you pay? SDLT rate - Property or lease premium or transfer value