David Mensah

Registered with Property118.com
Saturday 14th June 2014


Latest Comments

Total Number of Property118 Comments: 89

David Mensah

15:55 PM, 19th August 2021, About a month ago

Capital gains tax on gifted equity?

Thanks, I have always used the Landregistry index
https://landregistry.data.gov.uk/app/ukhpi/browse?
for relatively small gains submitted to HMRC (usually under the allowance)

My banker uses Hometrack, and I now see that this is apparently a trend.... Read More

David Mensah

10:47 AM, 16th August 2021, About a month ago

Capital gains tax on gifted equity?

Reply to the comment left by Alex Norian at 16/08/2021 - 10:24
very helpful, many thanks Alex!... Read More

David Mensah

9:27 AM, 16th August 2021, About a month ago

Capital gains tax on gifted equity?

Hi Alex,

I've been informally advised by my accountant that an estate agency valuation is not good enough. Do you have any experience showing that HMRC will accept this? It would save me a surveyor fees.

also, many thanks for the cg34 link, never seen that before. Love property118!... Read More

David Mensah

21:39 PM, 13th June 2021, About 3 months ago

Portfolio Landlord exploitation?

b.t.w. just checked their reviews on trustpilot -- not entirely surprised by some of the negative reviews .. https://uk.trustpilot.com/review/handelsbanken.co.uk?

Service is not what it was, I've been with them for 15 years and it was better in the past.... Read More

David Mensah

21:26 PM, 13th June 2021, About 3 months ago

Portfolio Landlord exploitation?

I don't know the answer to those questions, My guess is that there is no limit to the number of properties.

HB are very much a local bank, so rules can differ from place to place.

They are still working through some details of how the regulatory legislation applies to them, it's a bit of a mess at the moment from what I can see.... Read More