In the Government's Autumn Statement, changes were announced to stamp duty land tax that will become effective from 1 April 2016. It's important that you and your clients are aware of these changes and the potential impact on costs involved in a purchase transaction. Read our guide to the Stamp Duty Land Tax changes.
We'll be processing applications as efficiently as possible, but given the unprecedented market conditions and reliance on all parties involved in purchasing a property, we can't guarantee the length of time it will take to complete applications.
When discussing the costs of purchasing a property with your clients, please consider the potential for additional stamp duty land tax costs if completion occurs after 31 March 2016.For our current average service levels, visit our Service Updates page.
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To support your applications with Nationwide, here's our helpful guide on submitting cases.