Property income for individuals ― overview

Produced by Tolley

The following Personal Tax guidance note Produced by Tolley provides comprehensive and up to date tax information covering:

  • Property income for individuals ― overview
  • Property income ― the tax charge
  • Property business income ― further tax guidance

Property income ― the tax charge

The charge to UK income tax applies to the profits of both a UK and an overseas property business, and a property business is one that generates income from land such as rents or licences paid to occupy the land.

A UK resident person (ie an individual or trustee) is subject to income tax on the profits of both their UK and overseas property businesses. A non-UK resident person (ie an individual, trustee or, prior to 6 April 2020, a non-UK resident company investing in property) is only subject to income tax on the profits of their UK property business and not their overseas property bu

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