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Landlord Tax Efficiency: What’s the Cheapest Holding Structure for You?

Landlord Tax Efficiency: What’s the Cheapest Holding Structure for You?

What do you know about holding structures? Given the current economic turmoil, we’re all keen to make sure we’re not paying over the odds. It’s never made more sense to try to keep as much money firmly in our wallets as we can.  This is true across the board, be it turkeys, telephone bills or …

EPC Support, Rental Reform and Rental Demand

EPC Support, Rental Reform and Rental Demand

Will a new £1 billion scheme help landlords keep up with tougher energy regulations? With new energy efficiency legislation in the pipeline, we’ve been wondering: What will energy efficiency upgrades cost landlords? Experts say it could be as much as £16 billion over the next few years. Add that to the cost-of-living crisis and soaring …

Housing Crisis: Will Sunak’s government get to grips?

Housing Crisis: Will Sunak’s government get to grips?

Sunak’s government gets to work – but do they know it’s crunch time for landlords? The second half of 2022 has given us a warp-speed ministerial shuffle, and three Prime Ministers in the space of just a few months. As events unfolded we’ve been watching avidly, in the hopes of getting some answers to questions …

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Sign Up NOW: What is the Most Tax Efficient Holding Structure for Landlords?

Sign Up NOW: What is the Most Tax Efficient Holding Structure for Landlords?

Join Mashroom on Friday 2nd December at 3pm to get ready for tax season and learn more about the holding structures available to landlords and find out if a limited company is right for you. Knowing about tax is key to being a successful landlord – you want to make sure you are not underpaying …

Property Sector Faces a Repossession ‘Ticking Time Bomb’

Property Sector Faces a Repossession ‘Ticking Time Bomb’

Latest states show deepening repossession crisis The Ministry of Justice’s latest set of statistics paint a picture of the deepening cost-of-living crisis, and there are dark skies on the horizon for the property sector. The figures, which cover July to September 2022, show that all types of court actions increased significantly for both homeowners and …

A Landlord’s Guide to Allowable Expenses and Income Tax

A Landlord’s Guide to Allowable Expenses and Income Tax

What does a landlord need to know about allowable expenses and income tax? Landlords can reduce their income tax bills by claiming back certain expenses associated with letting out their properties. However, not all expenses are allowable – i.e. accepted by the tax office – so it’s important to understand what you can and can’t …

WATCH NOW: Landlord Tax: Everything you need to know about allowable expenses

WATCH NOW: Landlord Tax: Everything you need to know about allowable expenses

The Landlord Tax Return Survival Guide There’s an annoying reality about tumultuous times: even through all the chaos, the regular stuff keeps on coming the same as before. Case in point: the good old tax return. Handling financial responsibilities properly has always been important, but if ever there were a time to ensure you aren’t …

Hunting for hope: Is the Autumn Statement good for landlords?

Hunting for hope: Is the Autumn Statement good for landlords?

Autumn Statement announced – here’s what it means for landlords The day of reckoning has finally arrived, and we’ve now heard from Chancellor Jeremy Hunt how the government plans to tackle the plentiful issues that face the country.  As we watched, we were wondering:  Will landlords finally get some relief?  Do ministers grasp the issues …

What do I do about anti-social behaviour complaints?

What do I do about anti-social behaviour complaints?

I’ve had anti-social behaviour complaints about my tenant, what should I do? Anti-social behaviour ranges from playing music too loudly and dumping rubbish on the street, all the way through to threatening, abusive and violent behaviour.  Many people will encounter some form of anti-social behaviours at one time or another, but if the perpetrators are …