IEA analysis on stamp duty reported by Estate Agent Today
Julian Jessop quoted in the Independent
Alexander Hammond quoted in Estate Agent Today
Alex argued: “Policies such as stamp duty land tax make purchasing a home more expensive and, as it penalises people moving houses, it acts as a disincentive for older people in bigger homes to downsize. Partly as a consequence of this distortive policy, more than 50 per cent of UK households are under-occupied.”
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