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Setting up a limited company to buy property in the UK

How a foreign investor can benefit most from UK property investment

Nearly three years ago, Chancellor George Osbourne dealt a big blow to foreign investors when he announced that capital gains made on UK property investment by foreign investors would be taxed. At the time he said, “It is not right that those who live in this country pay Capital Gains Tax when they sell a home that is not their main residence, but those who don’t live here do not. That is unfair, so from April 2015 we will introduce Capital Gains Tax on future gains made by non-residents who sell residential property here in the UK.” Read More