HMRC have updated their Stamp Duty Land Tax Manual.
The section “Scope: What is chargeable: Land transactions: Main subject matter FA03/S43(6)” has been updated. An example has been removed as “it introduces complex areas and potential inaccuracies that are not appropriate for comment in guidance”.
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