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Help completing tax self-assessment deadline - 16 January 2018

Have you completed your self-assessment tax return yet? The deadline is in two weeks time (31st January) so if you haven't already done so, make sure you fill yours in to avoid facing penalties. What kind of things can I claim expenses for? A huge number of things may be deducted from your rental income when you are calculating your taxable profits, ... more

RLA Chairman Alan Ward on the Fitness for Human Habitation Bill - 16 January 2018

While the vast majority of landlords provide properties which are safe, legal and secure, there is a minority that brings the sector into disrepute. That is why the Residential Landlords Association (RLA) is supporting Karen Buck MP’s Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation and Liability of Housing Standards) Bill. Under current arrangements, where defects are found in a property, tenants in the private ... more

Why the RLA is supporting Karen Buck’s Bill  - 15 January 2018

The Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation and Liability for Housing Standards) Bill  will receive its second reading on Friday. Tabled by Karen Buck MP, it gives tenants the power to take their landlord to court if their homes are deemed not fit for purpose at the start of, and throughout, their tenancy. So why, I hear you ask, would the RLA support moves ... more

View from Westminster this week - 12 January 2018

It was supposed to be all change at the start of the new parliamentary session, as Prime Minister, Theresa May promised a major Cabinet reshuffle.  Instead, we saw almost the entire Cabinet stay put, albeit with a little juggling of responsibilities. In Communities and Local Government, housing was added to the title, and Department changed to Ministry, with Sajid Javid remaining in post.  ... more

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