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46. Stamp duty land tax (higher rates for additional dwellings etc)

Budget Resolutions and Economic Situation — Amendment of the Law – in the House of Commons at 6:23 pm on 22nd March 2016.

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Resolved,

That—

(1) The Finance Act 2003 is amended in accordance with paragraphs (2) to (4).

(2) In section 55 (amount of tax chargeable: general) after subsection (4) insert—

“(4A) Schedule 4ZA (higher rates for additional dwellings and dwellings purchased by companies) modifies this section as it applies for the purpose of determining the amount of tax chargeable in respect of certain transactions involving major interests in dwellings.”

(3) After Schedule 4 insert—