Stamp duty land tax is a lump-sum tax that anyone buying a property or land costing more than £125,000 has to pay.
Find out what you will pay by using our Stamp Duty Calculator.
Stamp duty rates
Updated to account for the March 2012 Budget changes. For land transactions and lease premiums, rates, charged on the whole consideration, are:
|Up to and including £125,000||Nil|
|Over £125,000 but not more than £250,000||1%|
|Over £250,000 but not more than £500,000||3%|
|Over £500,000 but not more than £1,000,000||4%|
|Over £1,000,000 but not more than £2,000,000||5%|
|Over £2,000,000 from 22 March 2012||7%|
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* Amount calculated should be used as a guide only and you must confirm the actual amount with your solicitor.
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