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Total Number of Property118 Comments: 106


14:45 PM, 4th November 2019, About 2 years ago

As a Landlord in the General Election I intend to vote for:

If you are a landlord who intends to vote Labour, I do hope you will follow your own moral compass, regardless of the election results, by offering to sell your properties at say 35% discount below market value to your tenants.... Read More


9:29 AM, 19th August 2019, About 2 years ago

Tax Planning Bodge Jobs - Limited Liability Partnerships "LLP's"

Very well written and inspiring.

A few quick questions if I may:-

1) what happens when the children leave University and get jobs? I appreciate that it is unlikely they will become higher rate tax payers immediately, so there should still be some benefit, but what about if/when they do become higher rate tax-payers?

2) If/when the children decide to buy a home of their own, will being a Member of the LLP affect their ability to claim First Time Buyers Stamp Duty relief?

3) Will the children be responsible for the debts of the business?... Read More


14:45 PM, 14th August 2019, About 2 years ago

Surely there must be a more tax efficient way?

Would PropCo be affected if Trading Co went bust?... Read More


14:21 PM, 19th June 2019, About 3 years ago

Shelter couple’s “punishment”: self-imposed exile in Cornwall

Reply to the comment left by Mark Alexander at 19/06/2019 - 10:43
Mark, was it just the tax changes that lead to you being forced to live your life in exile in Malta and to start selling a few of your properties every year, or might it also have been the countless other pieces of anti-landlord propaganda and legislative changes campaigned for and supported by Shelter? I might well be joining you my friend!... Read More


9:32 AM, 27th February 2019, About 3 years ago

Bad Tenants Database

Reply to the comment left by Ian Cognito at 27/02/2019 - 09:11
Yes the property was managed by an agent in regards to rent collection and maintenance management on an 'as reported' basis but not full management. Neither I nor the agent did any interim inspections. Another lesson learned there.... Read More