For most transactions involving the sale or transfer of land or property you can use the HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) calculators below to help you to work out how much to pay.
These rates don’t apply to Land and Buildings Transaction Tax (LBTT) which will apply to land transactions in Scotland from April 2015. Information about LBTT rates and bands can be found on the Scottish Government website (Opens new window).
Note you cannot use the calculators for residential properties with chargeable consideration over £500,000 where the 15% rate of SDLT applies. You will need to perform a manual calculation instead.
HMRC's Stamp Taxes internet calculator (land and property section) will help you work out how much:
You'll find it helpful to have the following information to hand before you start:
You can use HMRC's SDLT on leases calculator below to help you work out how much SDLT you may need to pay on the grant of a new lease.
When you access the calculator you'll find a glossary which will help you understand some of the terms.
You'll be asked to enter some details so you may find it helpful to have the following information to hand before you start: