Landlords Wear and Tear Allowance and Repairs

David Lawrenson of LettingFocus.com explains the reason landlords like to repair things rather than have items replaced. Some tenants may wonder why their landlord is so keen to try to repair their old washing machine, cooker or other item rather than going out and just buying a new one. Well, the answer lies in the tax system. Landlords Wear and […]

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Why British Citizens Are Second Class Citizens for Capital Gains Tax

David Lawrenson, of property consultancy www.LettingFocus.com says British citizens are being treated like second class citizens when it comes to property tax. If you were following the recent mini statement from Chancellor George Osborne last week you will have heard how overseas investors in our residential property markets will now have to pay capital gains tax – just like they […]

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