Stamp tax

House prices in Scotland drop 1.5%

House prices in Scotland fell 1.5% in April, according to the Walker Fraser Steele Acadata House Price Index. As a result, the average price is now £ 203,292; however, on an annual basis, prices are up 10.2%. Orkney Islands saw the biggest price increase on an annual basis, up 34.9%, …

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Types of costs involved in a stock market investment

Invest in stocksWhen buying or selling stocks, they must complete the transaction through a broker. There are various costs involved in such transactions and it is important to understand the same to arrive at the actual cost of buying or selling. BrokerageThis is the commission charged by the securities broker …

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Broad support for NSW stamp duty change

Plans to overhaul the New South Wales property tax system have broad support in the community, public consultations have revealed, as the state government seeks to phase out stamp duties in long term. Treasurer Dominic Perrottet on Friday released a progress document on his government’s property tax proposal, first discussed …

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