Our tax lawyers provide specialist property tax advice
Blake Morgan is an expert in providing specialist property tax advice to buyers and sellers of commercial and residential property.
Our property tax lawyers work closely with our clients to understand their business and make recommendations on how to structure acquisitions and disposals tax efficiently.
We keep up to date on the latest changes and proposed changes to tax laws so that we can give you the best possible legal solutions both now and in the future.
Our expert property lawyers advise clients both in the UK and internationally based clients.
Main Areas Of Practice
Our Property Tax team provides expert advice to individuals on their UK property matters whether they are creating an investment portfolio or simply managing their estates:
There are a number of tax issues that need to be considered. Our expert property tax lawyers can advise on all aspects of tax in this area.
Joint tenants and tenants in common
In England and Wales joint ownership can take the form of a joint tenancy or a 'tenancy in common'. Our property tax experts can guide you through the tax benefits of both options to find the best solution for you.
Right to Manage (RTM)
We advise leaseholders who want the right and the legal means to remove their existing property management company and replace them with an RTM company set up with their fellow leaseholders.
Stamp Duty Land Tax / Land Transaction Tax
Stamp duty land tax (SDLT) used to be relatively straight forward but recent changes have made this more complicated for both residential and commercial properties. We are here to simplify this for you and provide cost-effective legal solutions.
We stay ahead of the game with changes to tax relief to ensure the best possible outcome for our clients.
Annual Tax on Enveloped Dwellings
There have been a number of changes to the Annual Tax on Enveloped Dwellings (ATED) regime. We provide commercial, straightforward advice on what these changes mean for your business.
UK property joint ventures
If you are entering a joint venture make sure you have considered all the legal implications with advice from our specialist Property Tax team.
Acquiring or selling property SPVs in the UK
Our legal experts can guide you through the options when acquiring or selling special purpose vehicle properties.
Mergers and acquisitions involving UK property
Our property tax experts are experienced in advising on the property aspects of mergers and acquisitions.
Our experts in property tax advise clients with needs as diverse as needing a Will to investing in a property portfolio or in relation to a property that forms part of a corporate merger. Our clients are both national and international.
Awards And Accolades
With 2250 days to go until Wales' net zero target of 2030 an informed audience engaged with our Developing Connections panel at our Cardiff office on 5 October 2023. The...Read More
Blake Morgan hosted a general counsel dinner at the 1776 restaurant at Number 1 Lombard Street, London on 17 October 2023.Read More
The 'How to Rent: the checklist for renting in England' (the "Guide") is one of the many prerequisite documents that needs to be served on the Tenant prior to the...Read More
We hosted a very successful Developing Connections panel event on Decarbonisation on 5 October at our Cardiff office.Read More
Stamp duty land tax (SDLT) for property developers varies, depending on whether the property counts as residential or as non-residential. Different rates of SDLT apply accordingly, and significant amounts of...Read More
What are the changes to the minimum energy efficiency standards (MEES)? We look at everything landlords need to know, including practical next steps. From 1 April 2023, landlords cannot continue...Read More