Budget 2017 - Stamp duty abolished for all first time buyers up to £300,000

Wednesday 22nd November 2017

UK Chancellor, Philip Hammond, has confirmed “With effect from today for all first-time buyer purchases up to £300,000, I am abolishing stamp duty altogether.” The Chancellor’s announcement on stamp duty for some first-time buyers was part of his efforts to solve the housing crisis. The Budget said: “The government will permanently exempt first time buyers… Read More