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Autumn Budget 2021

Autumn Budget 2021

Budget 2021 The Chancellor Rishi Sunak presented his third Budget on 27 October 2021. In his speech he set out the plans to "build back better" with ambitions to level up and reduce regional inequality. Main Budget proposals Tax measures include: a new temporary...

Capital Gains Tax deadline extended

Capital Gains Tax deadline extended

The Chancellor announced in his Autumn Budget that from 27 October 2021 the deadline for UK residents to report and pay Capital Gains Tax (CGT) after selling UK residential property will increase from 30 days after the completion date to 60 days. This change follows a...

House prices set to rise in the coming years

House prices set to rise in the coming years

Forecasts by estate agent Hamptons have found that house prices are set to continue rising by 3.5% a year in Great Britain between 2022 and 2024.   What is causing house prices to increase? Predictions have found that more homes will be sold in 2021 than any...