stamp duty

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If this is a second house, you are facing a tax bill regardless of whom you sell it to – assuming it is not in negative equity

We would like some information on what is the most tax efficient way to sell our second home to our daughter. We built a new house and moved in 2010, (...)

We have been gifted a garden site valued under €310,000 and under one acre by my fiancée’s parents to build a house for us. Photograph: iStock

My fiancee and I live in the United Kingdom. We have been gifted a garden site valued under €310,000, and under one acre by my fiancee’s parents to bu(...)

Minister for Finance  Paschal Donohoe at RTÉ Radio 1 for Today with Sean O’Rourke. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Up to the early 1980s, the production of the budget was a major logistical exercise for the Department of Finance. Any change in the draft meant that (...)

Commercial stamp duty: the decision to triple it left readers scratching their heads. Photograph: iStock/Getty

Confusion about the new 6 per cent rate of stamp duty on commercial property transactions was the single biggest issue for readers in Wednesday’s Live(...)