Halifax

Halifax 2009 Residential Stamp Duty Factsheet

22 April 2009

Around 45,500 homebuyers in England and Wales (26% of the total) were exempt from paying stamp duty over the five months between September 2008 and January 2009 because the threshold was £175,000 rather than £125,000. (There were a total of 101,091 sales below £175,000 with 55,560 below £125,000.)

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