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    • AOB84
    • By AOB84 14th Jun 17, 9:13 PM
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    Selling Our Flat & Tax
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    • 14th Jun 17, 9:13 PM
    Selling Our Flat & Tax 14th Jun 17 at 9:13 PM
    My husband & myself bought a flat to live in, after 5 years we decided to rent it & have gone from residential to buy to let, we are now considering to sell.

    Can you please advise how much capital gain tax we will have to pay? Are we exempt or reduced because we lived in it?

    First time sellers any advise greatly appreciated.

    Thanks, AOB
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    • G_M
    • By G_M 14th Jun 17, 9:16 PM
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    • 14th Jun 17, 9:16 PM
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    • 14th Jun 17, 9:16 PM
    * date bought?
    * purchase price?
    * date you moved in?
    * date you moved out/tenants moved in?
    * Date tenants moved out you moved back in?
    * any other similar relevant dates?
    * esteimated date of sale?
    * Sale price?

    Then see:
    https://www.gov.uk/hmrc-internal-manuals/capital-gains-manual/cg64200c

    So much for Capital Gains Tax.

    Now..... income tax on the rent received......?
    Last edited by G_M; 14-06-2017 at 9:32 PM.
    • 00ec25
    • By 00ec25 14th Jun 17, 11:30 PM
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    • 14th Jun 17, 11:30 PM
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    • 14th Jun 17, 11:30 PM
    how fun that we have an almost identical question as this one.
    http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/showthread.php?t=5662479

    lets see if this OP also fails to answer the questions and also disappears.....
    Last edited by 00ec25; 16-06-2017 at 12:48 AM.
    • G_M
    • By G_M 16th Jun 17, 3:56 PM
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    • 16th Jun 17, 3:56 PM
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    • 16th Jun 17, 3:56 PM
    how fun that we have an almost identical question as this one.
    http://forums.moneysavingexpert.com/showthread.php?t=5662479

    lets see if this OP also fails to answer the questions and also disappears.....
    Originally posted by 00ec25
    Joined on 14th.
    Posted on 14th.
    Last logged on on 14th.

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