Budget 2010 Stamp Duty Changes – Six Large Criticisms of the New Rules

I should say that what follows is in no way political and that I am writing this from the perspective of a property professional.  That disclaimer out of the way…!

In Budget 2010 today, the Chancellor, Alistair Darling, announced that the Stamp Duty threshold for First Time Buyers would be raised from £125,000 to £250,000.  Therefore, any first time buyer purchasing a property up to £250,000, in the next two years,  will not pay any Stamp Duty on it, starting from midnight today.Your Read More Link Text