Category: Commercial Property

Non-resident capital gains tax on UK commercial property ‘could block overseas investment’ – expert view

The Government’s changes to the tax treatment of overseas investment in UK commercial property will increase revenues in the short term but might prove short-sighted, write Craig Hughes and Russell Dickie There is, as they say, no place like home. However, in recent years, solid and steady capital growth and...

South Australia’s competitive tax regime is set to attract astute commercial property investors

SOUTH Australia is set to become the most competitive tax jurisdiction for commercial investment in Australia according to Collier’s International’s latest Radar research. The boast is prompted by the introduction, on July 1, of the state government’s second stamp duty reform which will come into effect as part of comprehensive...

BEPS could cost property industry £660m a year

The introduction of government measures to clamp down on tax avoidance could cost the UK development sector as much as £600m, according to a new study Plans to restrict the tax deductibility could harm investment in debt-reliant industries, the British Property Federation (BPF) warned. Despite supporting the initiative, the BPF...