09

Apr

Written by Richard Farnworth

Calculate commercial property stamp duty

Do you need to pay Stamp Duty Land Tax on commercial property?

Stamp Duty Land Tax is a tax paid on the purchase of a property situated in England, Wales or Northern Ireland which is charged as a percentage of the purchase price. Most people are aware of the need to pay stamp duty on a residential purchase of more than £125,000, however commercial property can be…

10

Jul

Written by Richard Farnworth

What you need to know about commercial mortgages

Applying for a commercial mortgage on a business premises can be a huge step for any business, whether a one man band or a larger organisation. It is vital that any commercial mortgage you take out as a business, matches your needs in the long term as well as the short term. If you’re thinking…

05

Jun

Written by Helen Robinson

Top tips when buying or selling a commercial property

At Commercial Matters, our team of highly qualified business property solicitors help hundreds of businesses every year to buy or sell a commercial property. In light of this, we’ve put some top tips together for you to help your next purchase or sale to move as quickly and as stress-free as possible for you. Sale:…

22

Apr

Written by Richard Farnworth

£2.1 billion of capital allowances tax relief reported unclaimed ' make sure you don't miss out

£2.1 billion of capital allowances tax relief reported unclaimed ‘ make sure you don’t miss out

Recent reports have suggested that a ‘lack of awarenessâ? has led to around £2.1 billion in commercial property tax reliefs going unclaimed. Since the implementation of new legislation in 2014, it appears that a significant amount of capital allowances tax relief has not been claimed. HMRC property statistics show that 114,560 non-residential property transactions took…

14

Feb

Written by Helen Robinson

How to help the commercial conveyancing process move quickly

How to help the commercial conveyancing process move quickly

Whether you are selling or purchasing a commercial property it is safe to say that you will want the transaction to be completed as efficiently as possible. Delays can cause a great deal of frustration, so it is important to have experienced legal advice on your side. However, there are a number of ways you…